artist: Åke Liljeson (Swedish 1902-1973)
medium: oil on panel
dimensions: 32 x 23 cm panel size / 44 x 35 cm framed size(approx)
signed and dated 1954
presented in its original frame
AU $325 (approx US $220 / 210 EUROS / 30,000 yen / 185 GBP - for exact current conversion visit xe.com)
Carl Åke Napolion Liljeson was born January 6, 1902 in Motala. He was a Swedish painter.
Liljeson studied at Edward Berggrens målarskola (painting school) in 1925 and 1926, and then at the Konstakademin (Academy of Fine Arts) in Stockholm from 1926 to 1932. During this time he also took study trips to Paris.
He worked primarily in oil and painted motifs he painted included figurative, Winter ice, horse, harvest scenes, birds and landscapes from the Östgötaslätten region in Sweden.
Liljeson is represented at the Östergötland Museum.
He passed away in 1973 at the age of 70.