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Arts Everyday Living: Through the Eyes of a Scandinavian Master—Art is All in the Family

  Norwegian artist Christian Krohg (1852-1925) was renowned for his realistic style, often drawn to everyday subjects in the world around him.  He also immortalized his family, such as his wife painter Oda (1860-1935)  posing in the striking portrait above and with their son Per (1889-1965), in the intimate scene below.  Later Per would follow […]

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