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"Lathörnet (Cozy Corner)" (1894) by Swedish  artist Carl Larsson, whose wife, Karin, was an interior designer. He frequently depicted her work.

Carl Larsson and the Swedish home

Carl Larsson (1853-1919)

The Front Yard And The Wash House ~ Carl Larsson ~ (Swedish

Karl Larsson - a winsome painter whose subject of family, mostly female, and love of pattern made me love him.

Carl and Karin Larsson: Creators of the Swedish Style. By Michael Snodin and Elisabeth Hidemark. Bulfinch, 252 p.

Carl Larsson and the Swedish home. Late 19th century. Look at all the colors. Quite a contrast to the modern monochromatic look.

Carl Larsson and the Swedish home

Carl Larsson and the Swedish home. Quite a contrast to the modern monochromatic look. Could be because of the long, snowy winters in Sweden.

Carl Larsson “Now It’s Christmas Time Again” or “Christmas Eve in Sundborn” (detail) 1907  ‘The artist’s six year old son, Esbjorn is gazing at the Christmas tree, while his father has his back turned and looking out the window.’

Carl Larsson “Now It’s Christmas Time Again” or “Christmas Eve in Sundborn” (detail) 1907 ‘The artist’s six year old son, Esbjorn is gazing at the Christmas tree, while his father has his back turned.

Carl Larsson's living room at Lilla Hyttnäs.

the family room of Swedish artists Carl and Karin Larsson, depicted in Carl's 1898 watercolor, "Lazy Corner"