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Anders Zorn (Sweden’s Master Painter)

Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter Born 1860, died 1920 One of my favorite painters of all time is the Swedish painter, Anders Zorn. Many people are unfamiliar with the work of this great artist. There is little of his work to be found in the United States, I am sad to say. The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston have major works by Zorn included in their collections. Zorn also painted three American Presidents,  one of whom was Grover Cleveland in 1899, as well as his wife, along with William H. Taft and Theodore Roosevelt.  A portrait of President...

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Welcome to my new website and blog!

I’m excited to be able to say “Welcome to my new web site and blog!” Thanks to Xpleo Media for their patience in working with me and for doing a fantastic job building this site. I’ll be posting new works and step by step demos of some of my paintings in pastel and oil. First I’d like to give you a brief tour of my web site. On the home page you will see a drop down tab on the left where you can click on tabs. The first is my biography, where you can read more about me and how I came to have a passion for painting, despite growing up in a small town devoid of artists and galleries. (That...

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