Carl Johan Fahlcrantz

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Carl Johan Fahlcrantz

Carl Johan Fahlcrantz (1774-1861), was a Swedish landscape painter, was born in Dalecarlia.

He was instructed by P. Ljung, a sculptor and painter, and depicted Northern scenery with a masterly touch, his twilight and moonlight scenes being particularly effective.

The following are among his best known works:



This article incorporates text from the article "FAHLKRANTZ, Karl Johann" in Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers by Michael Bryan, edited by Robert Edmund Graves and Sir Walter Armstrong, an 1886–1889 publication now in the public domain.