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Art talk: Danish Painting in 19th Century

25 March 2024


A fascinating talk series with renowned art historian, John Francis. These talks aim to deepen your knowledge, develop your understanding and help you enjoy a greater appreciation of art.

10.30 - 12.00

£12 (£10 THG Friend). 

We will consider the expansion of artistic energy in Denmark between 1790 and 1910. Paris and London started to look over their shoulders at the exciting developments in painting in this Nordic country.  We will reflect on the compelling paintings of Eckersberg, Kobke and P.S. Kroyer. Around 1900, an art colony flourished in Skagen (the Northern most point of Denmark). Discover the many Scandinavian artists who came together in this magical place including Skagen artists Michael and Ann Ancher.

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