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Artist: Johan Christian Dahl
[Norwegian painter, 1788-1857]

Title: A Cloud and Landscape Study by Moonlight

Date: 1822
Medium: oil on paper
Dimensions: 7 x 6 inches (19 x 16 cm)
Location: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California

Image size: 1984 x 1648 pixels (at full zoom)
              
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Dahl was a close friend of Caspar David Friedrich, one of the leading painters of the Romantic era. Both artists were known for dramatic landscapes featuring spooky atmospheric effects such as moonlight and mist.
 
 
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