Nothern beauty

G. Slot-Moller. Danish Landscape. 1891. Private collection

Helsinki museum the Ateneum is holding a patriotic exhibition «Charm of Nature. Landscape painting of Northern Countries 1840–1900».

The exhibition of landscapes and drawings featuring Northern nature was organised by national galleries of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and Finland.

Exposed items feature Norwegian hills, Iceland glaciers, Swedish islands, and coast lighthouses. The pictures represent Scandinavian views created by so famous artists like Edvard Munch, Carl Larsson, August Strinberg, Harald Solberg, and others.

The exhibition is available till August 27.

The Ateneum
Kaivokatu 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
фЕМ.: +35 8 (0) 9 1733 6401

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