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Programs and Events for First U.S. Exhibition of Paintings by Danish Artist Anna Ancher

Jan 16 2013

A World Apart: Anna Ancher and the Skagen Art Colony on view February 15–May 12, 2013.

WASHINGTON —The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) presents an engaging line-up of public programs and events to accompany A World Apart: Anna Ancher and the Skagen Art Colony, the first exhibition in the United States of paintings by Danish artist Anna Ancher (1859–1935) and the artist colony at Skagen, Denmark. Opening on February 15, A World Apart features 41 paintings and oil sketches by Ancher and more than 20 by her fellow Skagen artists.

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