Artist Birthday 28th May 1853
Carl Larsson was born in Old Stockholm Sweden on 28th May 1853
He grew up in difficult times and suffered a difficult childhood, however his teacher in the poor school recognised his talent for drawing and encouraged him to apply for the Academy of arts where he started his career as an artist and painter. eventually Carl became well known and earned enough money to support his family.
Carl died in Falun Sweden on 22nd January 1919.