Lili Elbe – The First Transgender Female Artist

Lili Elbe – born Einar Wegener – was a Danish landscape painter of the early 20th century who later in life became a transgender woman. She was married to Gerda Wegener, a successful art deco illustrator and painter known for her slightly erotic, yet secessionist style. Although Einar was likely born with Klinefelter Syndrome, her … Continue reading Lili Elbe – The First Transgender Female Artist