Charles E Waltensperger (American 1870-1931) Detroit, Michigan. "Knitting in the Stable" oil on canvas, signed lower left. 14.25" X 18.25" in a wide and deep marvelous period frame and in excellent condition. The painting is a wonderful play of light and shadows and represents his interest in genre and animals. He is listed in Who was Who in American Art, Mallett and has extensive auction records in Franklin & James. He studied in Detroit and Paris c. 1886-88. He exhibited widely in Michigan & Europe and has work in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. He spent a good deal of time in Holland as well as Michigan and England.