Peder Severin Krøyer ['peːdə 'seveʁin 'kʁojə] (23 July 1851 – 21 November 1909), professionally known as P. S. Krøyer, was a Danish painter. He is one of the best known and beloved, and the most colorful of the Skagen Painters, a community of Danish and Nordic artists who lived, gathered, or worked in Skagen, Denmark, especially during the final decades of the 19th century. Krøyer was the unofficial leader of the group.

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