Karl XII   :   s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm each, is a visual recollection of one of Sweden's most historically charged landscape, Svinesund, and the area between Norway and  Sweden where   Karl XII's body was carried through the border shortly after he was shot at Fredericksten's fortress.    The artist Gustaf Cederström's famous painting  Karl XII's funeral procession  from 1878  is   the starting point for this work, that revisits the ideas of the national romantic   landscape  , warfare and   historicism  .    
       
     
  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.
       
     
  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.
       
     
  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.
       
     
  Karl XII : s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.
       
     
 Gustaf Cederström,  Karl XII:s likfärd,   1884, Nationalmusem, Stockholm.
       
     
  Karl XII   :   s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm each, is a visual recollection of one of Sweden's most historically charged landscape, Svinesund, and the area between Norway and  Sweden where   Karl XII's body was carried through the border shortly after he was shot at Fredericksten's fortress.    The artist Gustaf Cederström's famous painting  Karl XII's funeral procession  from 1878  is   the starting point for this work, that revisits the ideas of the national romantic   landscape  , warfare and   historicism  .    
       
     

Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession), 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm each, is a visual recollection of one of Sweden's most historically charged landscape, Svinesund, and the area between Norway and Sweden where Karl XII's body was carried through the border shortly after he was shot at Fredericksten's fortress. 

The artist Gustaf Cederström's famous painting Karl XII's funeral procession from 1878 is the starting point for this work, that revisits the ideas of the national romantic landscape, warfare and historicism.

 

  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.
       
     

Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession), 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.

  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.
       
     

Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession), 2006. C-print, 120 x 120 cm.

  Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.
       
     

Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession), 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.

  Karl XII : s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession) , 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.
       
     

Karl XII:s likfärd (Karl XIIs funeral procession), 2006. C-print, 80 x 80 cm.

 Gustaf Cederström,  Karl XII:s likfärd,   1884, Nationalmusem, Stockholm.
       
     

Gustaf Cederström, Karl XII:s likfärd, 1884, Nationalmusem, Stockholm.