artist: Erik Brandt (Swedish 1910-1987)
dimensions: 30 x 37 1/2 cm art size (approx) / 48 1/2 x 57 cm framed size (approx)
medium: oil on board
signed and dated 49
presented in its original frame
AU $720 (approx US $530 / 460 EUROS / 60,500 yen / 395 GBP - for exact current conversion visit xe.com)
Erik Brandt was a Swedish visual artist born in Malmö on 16 August, 1910.
He studied at Skånska Målarskolan and took study trips to Paris in 1950, Normandy and Brittany in 1951.
Brandt exhibited in Malmö with Skånes Konstförening, and at galleries in Halmstad, Hälsingborg, Trelleborg, Hörby, Klippan and Åstorp and Bjurhagen.
He is best known for his portraits, figure compositions and still life works in oil and wax chalk.
Brandt passed away in Malmö in 1987 aged 77.