This early 20th century, Scandinavian painting shows a young lady seated on a settee doing embroidery in the evening by a table lamp. Jessen is known for painting this type of interior scene showing the effects of light and shadow.
MAKER Aage Jessen (Danish, 1896-1961)
MARKS Signed (on stretcher and on reverse): AJ.
DATE c. 1920
DIMENSIONS Width 33 Depth 1.75 Height 24.5 in. Sight: Width 25 Height 17 in.