Mid-century Oil, 'The Boat Builder.'
Mid-century Swedish, oil on canvas depicting a fisherman painting his boat.
A fisherman in blue workwear trousers, a brown jumper with an indigo cap is bent over his fishing boat painting the stern. The little boat, which is up on blocks, is compiled from straps of sea glass blue-green stripes. The sand is abstracted into mustard and cocoa triangles. The waves punctuated with heather diamonds and dusty pink highlights.
Frame: Width X Height
CM: 64 x 46
Inches: 25 x 18
CM: 50 x 32
Inches: 19 1/2 x 12 1/2
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Provenance: Swedish School. Indistinctly signed lower right D. Ru***qvist
Inscribed verso Stig-Erik Varmalar 1963
Condition; Very Good