artist: Sven Davidsson (Swedish 1911-2004)
medium: oil on panel
dimensions: 42 x 38 cm artwork size / 46 x 41 cmframe
signed and dated 1957
presented in a new hand painted white timber frame
AU $740 (approx US$515 / 460 EUROS / 56,500 yen / 395 GBP - for exact current value visit xe.com)
Visual artist, illustrator, graphic artist, born in 1922 in Malmö, Sweden. Studies at Skåne Painting School 1940-1941 and in Paris in 1947. His preferred medium was watercolour but he also worked in other mediums.
He painted abstracts and landscape views from Scandinavia, Holland, Lapland and France. Davidsson produced a number of portraits as well as Ex-Libris bookplate artworks.
Participated in Graphica V 1963. Grafiktrienalen 1965 National Museum, Grafiktrienalen 1974 Liljewalchs, Vårsalongen 1976-1978. Liljevalchs. Solo exhibitions: in Lund, Malmö and Bastad.