Albert Samuel Anker (1831-1910)

Swiss artist noted for his portraits of children. In 1864 he married Anna Rueefli and together they had four children: Louise, Marie, Maurice and Cécile.

Daughter Louise

Little Knitters

Strawberry Girl


The Crèche

Girl Knitting

School Boy

Boy Sleeping in the Hay

First Smile

Knitting Girl

Sleeping Children on Stove

The Song

The Sunday School Walk

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