Listed Artist Elizabeth Kwaak Smischny (1936-1984) Signed Oil Painting on Board Aspen Trees in Natural Wood Frame. Painting measures 17-3/4 inches wide by 24 inches tall. Frame measures 23-3/4 inches wide by 30 inches tall. Painting has no damage or restorations. Frame ready to hang on the wall.
Also known as Betty Smischny, Elizabeth (Betty) Kwaak, Betty (Elizabeth) Smischny-Kwaak Born Oct. 14th, 1936, she was a self- taught artist, mostly known for her fall Aspen paintings. She lived in Hawaii, Texas, Chipita Park and Manitou Springs, Colorado. She married John Kwaak on May 25th, 1958.
Her paintings were shown at the Manitou Bank, many Colorado Springs Banks, and Hewlett Packard Company. She died Feb 28, 1984 in Manitou Springs, Colorado. (Askart)