Kitty Kielland

Norwegian 🇳🇴 1843 - 1914

Kitty Kielland was a landscape painter from Norway. She first exhibited her artwork in Paris in the 1880s and went on to exhibit at the Palace of Fine Arts and the World’s Columbian Exposition. She is credited with being the first artist to paint landscapes of Jæren, an area in southern Norway.

She did not begin training as a professional artist until she was 30 years old.