Arts Everyday Living: A Boy’s Life—Solitary Fishing

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A BOY’S LIFE

SOLITARY FISHING

H.A. Brendekilde, Fishing Boy, detail, c. 1890s, oil on canvas, Private Collection

…..To forget oneself is to be happy.

Robert Louis Stevenson, Memories and Portraits

 

Childhood was a popular subject of both Danish artist H. A. Brendekilde (1857-1942) and Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894).  To experience more of their works, click the links below.

 

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