Chairs play an important role in both of these works of art—from the rather humble furniture of In Family Surroundings by Norwegian painter Erik Werenskiold (1855-1938) to the unique scissor chair (its design dating from the second millennium B.C.) depicted in the mixed media work by German artist Max Handrick (1879-1925).
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I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of anything than a book!…. Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice British painter Edwin Henry Landseer (1802-1873) is usually identified as a master artist of animals, including the pets of Queen Victoria. However, as demonstrated above, he could also create a moving […]