FREDERIC TELLANDER (1878-1977) large coastal marine seascape painting by well listed Midwestern artist and illustrator

Oil on canvas, 27" by 30" (33" by 36" as framed), the subject the roiling waves, a headland visible in the distance, signed at lower right and, I think, dated there "40", by well listed American artist and illustrator FREDERIC TELLANDER (1878-1977). This is a good-sized work, offered most definitely in as-is condition. It has suffered from the ravages of time and neglect, there being quite a few losses of paint, showing in photos are white areas, and there is craquelure, unstable areas, and just general grime as well. So, clearly the work needs the attention of a professional restorer, but I think it is eminently saveable and well worth saving for future generations of art lovers. Tellander was born in Illinois, and studied art in Rome and Paris, the latter becoming one of his homes for much of his life. Tellander received awards from the Art Institute of Chicago in the 1920's, and was a member of Chicago Painters and Sculptors. The artist was also an illustrator of note, and is especially remembered for his Studebaker ads in the 1940's, printed in many magazines and now collected by those who appreciate old advertising. At least one painting of a coastal scene is of Ogunquit, Maine, so I think it quite possible that this could also be a Maine coastal. See the net for more on this artist. Feel free to request more photos of the condition issues, the nine allowed images being far too few to truly show the condition issues properly. .

Item ID: JB01566

$875 USD

Make Offer Add to Wish List

Only 1 available, and 2 other shoppers are interested. Don't miss out!

Jon Berg Fine Arts and More


Jon Berg, Southern California, CA   

Fine paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, Old Master to Contemporary--and other fine collectables

Ruby Lane Shop Rating
Platinum Rating Platinum
Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2003

Please look through my offerings for an unusual and rewarding online fine art shopping experience.

Shipping/Handling:To Be Determined
Insurance:Included

Price for shipping to USA change location


Estimate shipping to a different location: