A Home

Paintings from a Bygone Age

by Carl Larsson

£12.99 Add to Basket

-- Stunning watercolour paintings by one of Sweden’s best-loved artists --

Fascinating insight into Swedish rural and artistic life in the late nineteenth century -- Accompanied by an explanatory text giving more detail about his life and techniques Carl Larsson is one of Sweden’s best-loved artists. His stunning watercolours of his home and family from the end of the nineteenth century are acclaimed as one of the richest records of life at that time. The paintings in this book all depict Larsson’s home in the village of Sundborn in west Sweden, where he lived with his wife Karin and eight children for many years. The accompanying text provides a fascinating insight into Larsson family life, and Carl’s painting techniques. Today, over 60,000 tourists a year visit Sundborn to admire Larsson’s home and work.

ISBN: 9780863155499
Publisher: Floris Books
Format: Hardback
Dimensions: 29.4 x 21.4 x .8cm
Weight: 399 grammes

Other Titles by this author