Carl Larsson (1853 - 1919)
28 May 2023 - 170th birthday
Carl Larsson, 28th May 1853 – 22nd January 1919,
Swedish painter representative of the Arts and Crafts movement.
He forged a successful career both as an artist and illustrator, providing a comfortable existence for his family. Larsson's works were accepted at the Paris Salon, and he also completed several large frescoes, most notably for the foyer of the Stockholm Opera.