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Johann Berthelsen, 1883-1972
"Washington Square Park" Impressionist Winter Street Scene Oil on Canvas Board

Circa 1950

$8,000

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A truly stunning jewel and pertinent example of Berthelsen's charming New York City winter scenes depicting Washington Square Park in the snow. An iconic scene that so many have come to love and cherish. The artist was truly a master at capturing the magic of New York City in all of its glory throughout the seasons. This piece is executed whimsically, yet dramatically evoking an emotion of wonder and beauty. The piece is signed lower right corner by the artist. Art measures 10 x 8 in Frame measures 12 x 10 in Johann Berthelsen was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on July 25, 1883. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club, the American Watercolor Society, and the Allied Artists of America. He exhibited widely and was the recipient of numerous awards including the Erskine Prize in 1928 in Chicago and in 1946, in Indianapolis, the Holcombe Prize. Known for his scenes of city streets in New York, he usually did paintings in pairs and is best known for his New York winter scenes. PROVENANCE: Mr. Lee Berthelsen has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work and this original artwork includes a Certificate of Authenticity issued by the Gallery. The piece will be stamped from Lilac Gallery on its verso.

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