Lili Ilse Elvenes better known as Lili Elbe (28 December 1882 – 13 September 1931) was a transgender woman and one of the first identifiable recipients of sex reassignment surgery
Fine Portrait - “I reshaped Eddie’s mouth by taking away the corners and giving him more of a feminine pout,” says the film’s makeup artist, Jan Sewell.
Lili Elbe (aka Einar Wegener), portrayed by Eddie Redmayne in The Danish Girl. See more pics at 'The Danish Girl: History vs. Hollywood' - http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/danish-girl/
Eddie Redmayne on his role as transgender artist Lili Elbe in The Danish Girl
Painting from 1908 by Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe. Viejle Museum
Courtesy The Royal Library Gerda Wegener and her husband, Einar, who would become Lili Elbe, in front of one of Gerda's paintings depicting herself and Lili.
The Danish Girl (2016) 3/5
Lili Elbe & Gerda Wegener
Lili Elbe in her own words - OII Australia - Intersex Australia
Transgender in the 1920s: The Amazing Story of the Real-Life Danish Girl http://www.people.com/article/transgender-danish-girl-lili-elbe