Artists of Romanticism

Peder Balke

1804 — 1887

Hard luck in the land of supernatural beauty.

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“I first arrived late at night, because I became so engrossed in admiring the sublime beauty of Naeroydalen that I hardly knew whether what surrounded me was real or supernatural.  So fascinating and uplifting did my youthful imagination, with its passion for the beauties of nature…” — Peder Balke

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