The Lifeboat is Taken through the Dunes by Michael Peter Ancher was created in 1883. The painting is in National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen. The size of the work is 171 x 221 cm and is made as an oil on canvas.
The Artist: Michael Peter Ancher (1849 – 1927) was a Danish realist artist. He is remembered above all for his paintings of fishermen and other scenes from the Danish fishing community in Skagen. He was influenced by his traditional training at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.