Carl Larsson’s Home, Family and Farm: Hardcover OUT OF PRINT ?

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From Angela:
What a delightful surprise to find a documentary with such compelling paintings and descriptions of life at Spadarvet for Carl Larsson in his family. Despite not having a “story” in the traditional sense of the word, I find that my children and I are reaching for this book again and again to be transported to the nineteenth century life. We examine all of the details in the pictures, notice what the children are doing, the things in the rooms or the ways they spent their time, captured and recorded in Carl Larsson’s beautiful watercolor paintings. I can’t recommend them highly enough.

Author: Carl Larsson

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From the publisher:
Carl Larsson is one of Sweden’s best-loved artists. His stunning watercolours of his home, family and farm from the end of the nineteenth century are acclaimed as one of the richest records of life at that time. The paintings in this book are a combined collection which depict Larsson’s family — his wife Karin and their eight children — his home in the village of Sundborn, and his farm, Spadarvet. The accompanying text provides a fascinating insight into Larsson family and farm life, and his painting techniques. Today, over 60,000 tourists a year visit Sundborn to admire Larsson’s home and work.

96 pages, 58 color plates, 11 1/2″ x 8 1/4″, 2014.

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Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 10 × 0.5 in