Volume 61
Number 2, 2023


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This issue has been made possible with generous support from Alexander B.V. Johnson and Roberta J.M. Olson and the New Carlsberg Foundation, Copenhagen.



Balancing the Real and the Ideal: Preparatory Studies for Eckersberg’s Treatise on Perspective

Roberta J. M. Olson

The Discovery of Norway: Dahl, Danish Art, and Depicting the Nordic Landscape

Knut Ljøgodt

“Interesting” Drawings: Christen Købke and the Visual Habits of His Time

Thomas Lederballe

Romantic at Heart: On Three Unusual Drawings by Johan Thomas Lundbye

Carl-Johan Olsson

“I’m fond of my long Book!” Johan Thomas Lundbye’s Favorite Sketchbook

Jesper Svenningsen

An American in Denmark: John La Farge’s Danish Sketchbook

Freyda Spira

Peter Ilsted’s Drawing of Financial Negotiations and the Danish Interior

Sandra Espig


Tales of the City: Drawings in the Netherlands from Bosch to Bruegel,
exh. cat. edited by Emily J. Peters and Laura M. Ritter

Joanna Sheers Seidenstein


Ways of Seeing Drawings, 1797 to 2023

J. Cabelle Ahn