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Viggo Johansen, Danish, 1851 - 1935

Geography:
Made in Denmark, Europe

Date:
1887

Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
42 7/8 x 54 7/8 inches (108.9 x 139.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting before 1900, Johnson Collection

Object Location:

* Gallery 155, European Art 1850-1900, first floor (Annenberg Galleries)

Accession Number:
Cat. 1014

Credit Line:
John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

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Label:
The bearded man in the center of this painting is artist Peter Krøyer, whose Interior of a Tavern is also in the Museum's permanent collection. The scene is an after-dinner gathering of artists, critics, and friends in the home of Viggo Johansen.


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