Swedish Realist Painter, 1853-1919
Swedish painter, illustrator and printmaker. He came from a poor family and studied (1866-76) at the Konstakademi in Stockholm, supporting himself throughout this period. From 1871 to 1878 he contributed illustrations to the comic journal Kaspar and the Ny illustrerad tidning. From 1875, for several decades, he was a prolific book illustrator, his most renowned work in this field being his drawings for Föltskärns beröttelser ('The Barber-surgeon's tales'; pubd 1883-4) by Zacharius Topelius, and the Rococo-inspired watercolours for the Samlade skaldeförsök ('Collected attempts at poetry'; pubd 1884) by the 18th-century Swedish author Anna Maria Lenngren. Related Paintings of Carl Larsson :. | Lisbeth Eating her Porridge | snickare hellbergs ungar | parisermodell | unnader bjorkarna-bjorkarne | The Other Half of the Studio |
Related Artists:John Wollaston
English-born American Rococo Era Painter, active 1742-1775gottfrid kallstenius
seated male model, 1887-88.
royal academy of fine artsAttributed to Jan de Beer
painted Madonna and Child with a pilgrim and an angel in c. 1490-1515