French Village Street with Horses
  • French Village Street with Horses

    TitleFrench Village Street with Horses
  • Technique/ MaterialOil on canvas
  • DimensionsDimensions: (h x b) 65 x 81 cm
    Frame: (h x b x dj) 78 x 93 x 6 cm
  • DatingSigned 1885
  • Artist/Maker Artist: Nils Kreuger, Swedish, born 1858-10-10, dead 1930-05-11
  • CategoryPaintings, Paintings
  • Inventory No.NM 2539
  • AcquisitionPurchase 1926
  • Description
    Images and media

    In the 1870s and 1880s, many artists in France devoted themselves to portraying working environments. This made an impression on the Swedes and influenced their creativity. Nils Kreuger found his own niche. He specialized in horses, primarily work horses intended for carriages or ploughs, or horses in a village street, like in this painting.