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I enjoyed painting this picture, a rendition of Fritz Wagner's 'A Good Lunch'; with the relaxed atmosphere of the figures after 'A Good Lunch' perhaps in the parlour of the house, with the wall clock ticking as the time goes by.

by FRITZ WAGNER  1896-1939

Wagner was born in Munich in 1896. He followed in the footsteps of artists such as Meissonier and Lessel who painted genre subjects, often with a military theme. Wagner developed his own style and he painted his subjects in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. His palette is soft but he was a skilled draughtsman and his figures are well painted and natural

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