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Fantasy in Twilight, Edward Robert Hughes - Description of the Painting

Fantasy in Twilight, Edward Robert Hughes - Description of the Painting

Edward Robert Hughes (1851-1914) was English artist, member of the Royal Society of Watercolors, and a disciple of the Pre-Raphaelites....
10.05.22
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The Princess Out of School, Edward Robert Hughes - Description of the Painting

The Princess Out of School, Edward Robert Hughes - Description of the Painting

Edward Robert Hughes (1851-1914) was born into an artistic family; he grew up being surrounded by the devoted followers of Pre-Raphaelite style....
09.05.22
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Sleeping Mother, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Sleeping Mother, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

With this painting, Christian Krohg turned to the topic of motherhood. Most of the paintings with similar plots are traditionally characterized by sentimentality and embellishment of maternal day-to-day life. But Krohg, being a follower of naturalism, did not accept idealization in any form, and...
08.05.22
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Fresh bread, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Fresh bread, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Krohg wrote his "Fresh Bread" painting in 1879, when he teamed up with other young compatriot painters, among whom he met the like-minded people. Christian Krohg used to portray the side of Norwegian life that Bohemians either could not or did not want to see....
07.05.22
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The Seamstress, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

The Seamstress, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Today, the picture titled "The Seamstress" by Christian Krohg is the pride of the Art Museum in Gothenburg. But it made a lot of noise in Norwegian and Swedish society, when introduced....
06.05.22
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Portrait of the Swedish Painter Karl Nordstrom, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Portrait of the Swedish Painter Karl Nordstrom, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

The present portrait is a very interesting work in terms of both concept and style. It depicts the famous Swedish painter Karl Nordström, who was a landscapist famous for his winter, deserted landscapes of Sweden....
05.05.22
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Sick Girl, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Sick Girl, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

This painting by the Norwegian artist leaves quite an ambiguous impression. At first glance, the viewer sees a young girl just sitting in an armchair....
04.05.22
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Parisian coachman, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Parisian coachman, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

The work created by the famous Norwegian artist depicts a pretty colorful character, namely a cheerful cabman from Paris, having a full-blooded smiling face featuring a fair double chin....
03.05.22
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Young Woman on a Bench, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

Young Woman on a Bench, Christian Krohg - Description of the Painting

The great Norwegian supporter of realism style, Christian Krohg, was seriously influenced by French impressionism, which is particularly noticeable in this painting, depicting a young girl sitting in a park or other large estate near a heavily overgrown pond or river....
02.05.22
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Sea troll, Theodor Kittelsen - Description of the Painting

Sea troll, Theodor Kittelsen - Description of the Painting

There are magical creatures often mentioned in Scandinavian legends - forest, mountain or sea trolls. Walking through the forest or along the seashore, everyone can blunder against them....
01.05.22
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