Selected studies of more than 150 composed by 

Axel Akerblom

(Sweden, 21.10.1904 - 5.6.1980)

Known composer and strong player born in Avesta, journalist as profession who began to compose around 1920.
In his 60 years of activity, it is estimated that he performed more than 2,500 works between problems and studies.
The most representative studies are of the style of the miniatures, with excellent aesthetic presentation and elegant maneuvers.
In other activities Akerblom was editor of a problem section of the magazine "Schackvärlden" between 1928 and 1945, judge (since 1956) and international master FIDE for composition (since 1967)
The work of this artist was described precisely under that title in the book "Axel Akerblom, schackkonstnar" (Uppsala, 1989),
written by R. Fröberg, A. Hildelbrand, A. Hulberg, A.UddGren and K. Widlert,
They published 151 problems, several games and 40 studies of Akerblom, that in their great majority are miniatures of tables.


He was International Master of the FIDE for chess composition since 1967.

He was International Judge of the FIDE for chess compositions since 1956.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).


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