2098: Oil Painting Bernard Pothast (1882 - 1966)
Paisible Jeune Mθre (Peaceful Young Mother) oil on canvas, signed bas gauche by Bernard Pothast (1882 - 1966). Dimensions: 14" X 11" (without frame). This fine piece is an iconic classic Pothast work depicting the idylic mother and baby with windmill in background. Pothast studied at the Ιcole des Beaux Arts under Gabriel Ferrier and at the School of Reichsakad in Amsterdam under the Jules Alby. Strond demand for Pothast works is demonstrated by the sale price of $29,393 for "The Toy Boat" Lot # 183 at Waddington's in Toronto on June 6th, 2007.
Good condition commensurate with age.