Vilhelm Hammershøi

Vilhelm Hammershøi

One of my favorites is Danish artist Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916) the painter of solitude and light. In May 2013 his signature work ‘Ida in an Interior with Piano’ (1901), was sold for £1,142,500 at Sotheby’s 19th Century European Paintings auction in London.