Familien Nathanson  1818

by Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg

[b]The merchant Mendel Levin Nathanson and his wife are greeted by their children after having had an audience with the Queen.[/b] [br] With this family portrait Nathanson marked how the simpler lifestyles and values of the middle classes now set the tone in Denmark. [b]The family parade themselves and their bourgeois[/b] The children seem to have been interrupted mid...
146.2 x 193.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the National Gallery of Denmark