Gustaf Fjæstad

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Armchair by Gustaf Fjæstad, 1905 ca., Musée d'Orsay, Paris

Gustaf Fjaestad (1868–1948) was a Swedish painter, a member of the Rackstad colony of artists in Värmland, Sweden. [1][2]

He collaborated with Carl Larsson on the murals now at the Stockholm National Museum. His work is found in many national and international collections [3]


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  2. ^ Holmquist-Wall, Erika. The Idea of North: The Art of Gustaf Adolf Fjaestad (1868-1946). Paper (M.A.)--University of St. Thomas (Saint Paul, Minn.), 2006.
  3. ^ Nasgaard, Roald. The Mystic North: Symbolist Landscape Painting in Northern Europe and North America, 1890-1940. Toronto: Published in association with the Art Gallery of Ontario by University of Toronto Press, 1984