Peder Balke

Collection by Retne. Abstract Artist.


Peder Balke (November 4, 1804 – February 5, 1887) was a Norwegian painter. He is known for portraying the landscape of Norway in a romantic and dramatic manner. He was also active in the field of social justice.

Retne. Abstract Artist.
The expressive landscape paintings of Norwegian artist Peder Balke are on show at the National Gallery, London, until 12 April 2015 Arctic Landscape, Mountain Landscape, Fantasy Paintings, Landscape Paintings, Landscapes, May Arts, Scandinavian Art, Canadian Art, Traditional Art

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Peder Balke, North Cape, 1860s. © Northern Norway Art Museum, Tromsoe. Via Apollo magazine

Peder Balke From Hammerfest 1851 Gravure, Installation Art, Landscape Paintings, Norway, 19th Century, Dresden, Scandinavian, Northern Lights, Sunrise

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Finnmark (Norwegian: ** [ˈfɪnnmɑrk ] ( listen ), Northern Sami: Finnmárku, Finnish (at Kven dialects ): Ruija) is a county in the northern part of Norway. By land, it borders Troms county to the west, Finland (Lapland region ) to the south, and Russia (Murmansk Oblast ) to the east, and by water, the Norwegian Sea (Atlantic Ocean ) to the northwest, and the Barents Sea (Arctic Ocean ) to the north and northeast.