This painting shows a snowy winter valley landscape in Holmenkollen, SÌürkedalen, northwest of Oslo, Norway. It captures the view as seen from the tuberculosis sanatorium window. Vilfred-Pedersen painted portraits, landscapes, figures and interiors in oils and watercolors. He traveled around the world seven times and lived in India for 12 years where he was consider a leading British Colonial painter.
MAKER Hugo Vilfred Pedersen (Danish, 1870-1959)
MARKS Signed (lower left): Hugo VP. Holmenkollen.
DATE c. 1920
DIMENSIONS Width 33 Depth 1 Height 20 in. Sight: Width 29 Height 16 in.