MANET, Edouard
(b. 1832, Paris, d. 1883, Paris)

Portrait of Madame Jules Guillemet

c. 1880
Black chalk on paper, 313 x 220 mm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

Thaulow received an academic artist education and later specialized in seascapes. One of the first painters in Norway to begin working en plein air, he created a gallery of images of the Scandinavian countryside that are subtle in mood, including masterly nocturnes such as the present canvas.

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