Apollo

Anders Zorn: The Swedish Idyll

Kunstmuseum Den Haag

10 Oct 2020 - 31 Jan 2021

After great success abroad as a society portraitist, from 1896 onwards Anders Zorn devoted himself to recording the customs of his homeland. Alongside his naturalistic nudes, landscapes and genre scenes, this display includes items from Zorn’s collection of Swedish folk objects. Find out more from the Kunstmuseum’s website.

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Study of a Nude (1891-92), Anders Zorn.

Study of a Nude (1891–92), Anders Zorn. Nationalmuseum, Stockholm

Home Tunes (1920), Anders Zorn.

Home Tunes (1920), Anders Zorn. Nationalmuseum, Stockholm

Girls Bathing in the Open Air (Out of Doors) (1890), Anders Zorn.

Girls Bathing in the Open Air (Out of Doors) (1890), Anders Zorn. Photo: Finnish National Gallery, Hanny Aaltonen

Self-Portrait in Red (1915), Anders Zorn.

Self-portrait in Red (1915), Anders Zorn. Zornmuseet, Mora