Brittany by Karl Schmidt

Brittany by Karl Schmidt

Brittany

Karl Schmidt

Title

Brittany

 
Artist

Karl Schmidt

  1890 - 1962 (biography)
Year
1913  
Technique
charcoal, ink and wash drawing with varnish 
Image Size
6 3/4 x 5-1/2" image size 
Signature
signed in ink in lower left 
Edition Size
 
Annotations
titled in ink and dated 1913 in lower left margin 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white wove 
State
 
Publisher
 
Inventory ID
CAAL173 
Price
$600.00 
Description
American artist Karl Schmidt (1890-1962) was 23 years old and studying art in England and France when he did this dramatic drawing of the landscape in Brittany. The style, a nod to British artist Frank Branqwyn, is a precursor to his later California landscapes with tall Eucalypti.