Carl Larsson

1853 - 1919

Carl Larsson

Carl Olof Larsson (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈkɑːɭ ˈlɑ̌ːʂɔn] (listen); 28 May 1853 – 22 January 1919) was a Swedish painter representative of the Arts and Crafts movement. His many paintings include oils, watercolors, and frescoes. He is principally known for his watercolors of idyllic family life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Larsson has received more than 387,056 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 173rd most popular painter.

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Among painters, Carl Larsson ranks 173 out of 1,258Before him are Édouard-Henri Avril, Jacob van Ruisdael, Il Sodoma, Maurice Utrillo, Joshua Reynolds, and Lucas Cranach the Younger. After him are John William Waterhouse, Luca Giordano, Anton Raphael Mengs, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Pinturicchio, and Jacopo Bellini.

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Among people born in 1853, Carl Larsson ranks 8Before him are Cecil Rhodes, Hendrik Lorentz, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Wilhelm Ostwald, Chulalongkorn, and Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca. After him are José Martí, Aleksei Brusilov, Ferdinand Hodler, Albrecht Kossel, Vladimir Solovyov, and Errico Malatesta. Among people deceased in 1919, Carl Larsson ranks 15Before him are Ruggero Leoncavallo, John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, Gojong of Korea, Andrew Carnegie, Alfred Werner, and William Crookes. After him are Yakov Sverdlov, Princess Charlotte of Prussia, L. Frank Baum, Archduke Ludwig Viktor of Austria, Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia, and Johannes Rydberg.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Carl Larsson ranks 66 out of 935Before him are Theodor Svedberg (1884), Axel von Fersen the Younger (1755), Eric IX of Sweden (1120), Folke Bernadotte (1895), Haakon VI of Norway (1340), and Stellan Skarsgård (1951). After him are Eyvind Johnson (1900), Sven Hedin (1865), Benny Andersson (1946), Anders Zorn (1860), Arne Tiselius (1902), and Louise of Sweden (1851).

Among PAINTERS In Sweden

Among painters born in Sweden, Carl Larsson ranks 1After him are Hilma af Klint (1862), Alexander Roslin (1718), John Bauer (1882), Eugène Jansson (1862), Odd Nerdrum (1944), Ernst Josephson (1851), Amalia Lindegren (1814), and Eva Bonnier (1857).

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