Carl Larsson's a Family: Paintings from a Bygone Age
About the Book
This work features stunning watercolour paintings by one of Sweden's best-loved artists and fascinating insight into Swedish rural and artistic life in the late nineteenth century. It is 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 family: his wife Karin and their eight children. 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.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780863155833
EAN: 9780863155833
Publisher Date: 30 Apr 2007
Age-Min: 06
Book Type: Academic_Level
Depth: 13
Grade-Min: 1st Grade
Illustration: Y
LCCN: oc2008073486
No of Pages: 32
Series Title: English
Sub Title: Paintings from a Bygone Age
ISBN-10: 0863155839
Publisher: Floris Books
Acedemic Level: Academic_Level
Binding: Hardcover
Continuations: English
Dewey: B
Height: 210 mm
Language: English
MediaMail: Y
PrintOnDemand: N
Spine Width: 10 mm
Width: 298 mm