Arts Everyday Living: Winter is Coming in Sweden—A Trek Through the Snow

Carl Larsson, The Yard and Wash House, watercolor, 1885, National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

Then comes winter, with bluster and snow,

That brings to our cheeks the ruddy glow….

Gertrude Tooley Buckingham*

Swedish artist Carl Larsson (1853-1919) often used his home as the backdrop for his popular depictions of everyday life in his country.  I wasn’t able to find information on Gertrude Tooley Buckingham.

*From “Four Seasons” (c. 1940s).