1944, Oil Painting, 'Summer Barbecue.'



  • £595.00
  • €650 Euro
  • $790 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Illustrative, Swedish, oil on board, dated 1944.

Two chaps sit in and garden, one in blue jeans the other in a turquoise shirt. A barbecue puffs smoke, bottom right. Gloriously sketchy painting with bold, bright brush strokes and an element of joie de vivre. The paint is thickly applied in places with immediacy as if catching the sunny moment.

Newly framed, ready to hang.
Frame: Width X Height
CM: 82 x 71
Inches: 33 x 29
CM: 64 x 53
Inches: 25 x 21
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Provenance: Swedish School
Date; 1944, signed verso
Condition; Very Good



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