Oringinal oil painting of Fifth Avenue.
Hoosier Salon 1942 $75.00
Born In Copenhagen, Denmark ... came to the United States when he was 6 years old ... first professional fame came, not as an artist, but as a musician … touring the United States and Canada, singing the leading baritone roles In Grand Opera In English ... after five years of this operatic work returned to his Alma Mater, Chicago Music College as a member of the vocal faculty … after which he came to Indiana as the head of the Voice Department of the Indianapolis Conservatory of Music. .. In 1920 opened a private studio of singing In New York City ... fortunately for Tri Kappa and other art lovers, during the years that he devoted his time to music, he also found time to paint for his own pleasure ... after 1932 he gave his entire time to the thought of painting … member of the American Watercolor Society, Allied Artists of America and the Salmagundi Club.
|Provenance||Purchased from the Hoosier Salon in 1942.|
|Medium||oil on board|
|Dimensions||H-15.25 W-11.25 inches|