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The first known picture of a Swedish Lucia.
This is the first known picture of a Swedish Lucia. It was painted in 1848 on Koberg Castle in Västergötland (today the residence of Princess Desirée, the king’s sister). The artist was lieutenant-colonel and count Fritz von Dardel, owner of the castle and aide-de-camp to king Karl XV. The picture is a watercolour, painted 1848, now on display in Nordiska Museet, Stockholm.