This is very representative of Poul Steffensen's style characterized by the precise and realistic depiction of figures and settings.
The drawing is pencil and watercolour on paper.
The drawing is A4 format.
The drawing is unframed.
The drawing is in Very Good condition, but with slight yellowing of the paper.
Signed Lower Right.
Signed (PS) and dated 1918
The drawings we are offering came from a private collection of illustrations for books and magazines by Poul Steffensen. The drawing is signed and executed by Poul Steffensen (1866-1923), a well-listed Danish artist. He was a pupil of C.N Overgaard, studied at the Royal Art Academy in 1887 where he was a pupil of F. Vermehren, Julius Exner and Carl Bloch. Steffensen worked primarily with landscapes and animal scenes. He is best known for his series of realistic and detailed landscapes with cattle or horses. Steffensen was also an excellent illustrator and did the illustrations for the history novels by the authors Carl Etlars and B.S Ingemann. He participated in the following exhibitions: Charlottenborg: 1892-1922, The artists fall exhibition: 1904, Art union: 1923, Gallery Bergenholz: 1920. This drawing is dated 1918, and is in Very Good Condition but with slight yellowing of the paper. The drawing has A4 format. The drawing is unframed.
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