The Artistic Struggle

August Strindberg (1849-1912)  - Porträtt ur Uppsala universitetsbiblioteks samlingar. Strindberg sitter i sitt arbetsrum på Karlavägen 40 (nuvarande Karlavägen 80) i Stockholm år 1902. I handen håller han "örnpennan", en gåva av Harriet Bosse.  Code: 194 COPYRIGHT PRESSENS BILD
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We are off to upstate New York for a hike in the woods… but I’ll also be plunging into Strindberg’s life and work. The artistic struggle is the current motif and it will be interesting to see how Strindberg grappled with those dark, brooding images and personal conflicts.