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Munthe, Gerhard (Peter Frantz Wilhelm)locked

(b Skanshagen at Elverum, July 19, 1849; d Baerum, Jan 15, 1929).
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Norwegian painter and designer. He trained as a landscape painter at the art school in Christiania (after 1877 Kristiania, now Oslo) run by J. F. Eckersberg and his followers from 1870 to 1874. He travelled widely throughout his career but was most attracted to eastern Norway, where he had been born. His first ambition was to paint in a realistic style that would also accommodate impulses from fantasy and literature. During the winters of ...

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