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Opening Day of "Anders Zorn: Sweden’s Master Painter" — From Folklore to Salons

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Anders Zorn, Omnibus, 1891–1892. Oil on canvas. Photo ©Nationalmuseum, Stockholm

Gallery 12

Galleries 8, 10, and 12
Presented in partnership with the Consulate General of Sweden in San Francisco

  • Live music: Traditional Swedish folk music performed by a roaming accordion player, and by fiddlers featuring Mark Walstrom, Fred Bialy, and Toby Blome
  • Art making activities for families: inspired by the traditional wooden horses of Sweden
  • Swedish Folkloric Fashion Show presented by Swedish Women's Educational Association International, Inc.
  • Portraiture demonstration by Felicia Forte. Visitors are welcome to sketch alongside the artist with provided sketchpads and pencils.

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The Fine Arts Museums’ Cultural Encounters programs are made possible through the generous support of the Hearst Foundations and the Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation. Thanks to our media sponsor the San Francisco Bay Guardian.

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