The Real Story Behind the Paintings in The Danish Girl (painting from film)
Gerda Wegener (Danish, 1889-1940) «Portrait of Lili Elbe with fan sitting by a window»
Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916) Corner of a Farm
Gerda Wegener : Detalje med Lili Elbe som model
This scene clearly depicts BALANCE. The piece of art versus the real life hurting human being. This balance allows the for the audience to see how the actor so badly wants to be what is portrayed in that painting.