Edward Henry Potthast, "Beach Scene", Oil on canvas, 30"x40"(1,141 views)
Description: Edward Henry Potthast, "Beach Scene", Oil on canvas, 30"x40", signed lower right, framed. This delightful beach scene is punctuated with bright umbrellas, as children and families enjoy the sun and sea during a leisurely holiday. -- An American Impressionist, Potthast is renown for his sun-drenched beach scenes and seascapes, replete with sparkling waters and brilliant details. Born in Cincinnati, OH, he studied at McMicken School of Design in Cincinnati, Royal Academy Munich, and Academie Julian Paris before establishing his studio in New York City.
Condition Report: Very good
Provenance: Private collection, purchased from Grand Central Gallery in the 1920s
Artist or Maker: Edward Henry Potthast
Medium: oil on canvas, mounted on board