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Winter Landscape by Svend Swednsen

Winter Landscape by Svend Swednsen


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Directory: Fine Art: Paintings: Oil: Pre 1930: Item # 1439731

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Winter Landscape by Sven Rasmussen Swendsen. Oil on Canvas. 14 x 20. Frame Size 20 x 26". Swendsen (March 21, 1864 – September 6, 1945) was a Norwegian American impressionist artist. Swendsen is most known for his rural scenes, marine views, and snowy landscapes of Norway. In 1881, he immigrated to America and settled in Chicago, Illinois. Swendsen had studied with Norwegian painter and engraver Fritz Thaulow. Swendsen also studied with Edward F. Ertz, Professor of Watercolor at the Académie Delécluse in Paris. Swendsen exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute, the National Academy of Design, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. His paintings were shown at the Chicago Norske Klub and at Minnesota State Fair. His art was also featured at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, NY during 1901.ince his death, the art work of Swendsen has been included in exhibitions featured at St. Olaf College, at the University of Minnesota and at the Spanierman Gallery in Chicago. His art is on display at the National Museum of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution.