Anders Zorn /   Anders Leonard Zorn

Sweden 1860 - 1920

Realism, Painting

Anders Zorn
Anders Leonard Zorn
January 5, 2013
Web journalist, coffee junkie and art fanatic. Cares about the environment, writes for Widewalls. Alias of Milica Jovic

Anders Zorn is one of the most prolific Swedish artists and one of the most prominent portrait painters of the era. Throughout his career the Swedish painter has portrayed numerous powerful figures and member of the high society including Oscar II, the King of Sweden, and American presidents, Grover Cleveland, William H. Taft and Theodore Roosevelt. Anders Zorn is also known for his nude portrayals of full-figured women, usually set against a natural background or painted inside the privacy of their homes.

Featured image : Anders Zorn – Portrait, 1908 via