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10 December 2013 @ 10:46 am
C. W. Eckersberg (Danish, 1783-1853)  
 photo CorvetteNajabyChristofferWilhelmEckersberg.jpg

The starboard battery on the corvette Naja

 photo Eckersberg1845_kuppelsalen.jpg

View from a window, 1845

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His daughters at a window, 1852; we have had this drawing before, but this is a better scan.

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En route to Charlottenlund

More ships: http://petrusplancius.livejournal.com/214798.html

A little video about Eckersberg (with English subtitles): http://www.smk.dk/en/explore-the-art/art-stories/artists/vis/cw-eckersberg-1783-1853/
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petrusplanciuspetrusplancius on December 11th, 2013 12:00 pm (UTC)
It's a shame there isn't a better scan of the first.