A small house on the banks of a river in a canyon with several small boats in the distance. Oil on canvas. Signed Axel Dahl lower right.
Frame Size: 33" x 26" Canvas Size: 28" x 20"
Axel Dahl (Swedish, 1832-1880) Dahl studied at Chalmers Craft School in Gothenberg, the Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm, and the Academy of Fine Arts in Dusseldorf. He was employed at the end of his life as a drawing teacher in Karlskrona. He is known for his landscape paintings. While in Dusseldorf he was a member of the artists' club Malkasten (Paint Box).