View all items from Remarkable Finds sale

Josef M. Arentz Seascape Oil Painting, Mid 20th Century

Item Details

Josef M. Arentz (German/American, 1903 – 1969)
Untitled (seascape), mid 20th century
Oil painting on canvas panel
Signed to the lower right

Josef Arentz is known for his marine paintings of the New England coastline. While born in Germany, he moved to the United States in 1926 living in Ohio and Florida before settling in Baltimore, Maryland, where he worked in the art department of the U.S. Printing and Lithograph Company and earned an award from the Baltimore Museum of Art for a piece in the Maryland Artists Exhibition. Inspired after a visit to Portland, Arentz moved to Maine drawn by the coasts that would remain the focus of much of his work thereafter. His work is held in many private collections and was featured on the cover of Kenneth Roberts book Boon Island.

Terms & Conditions

Condition

- some discoloration to surface of painting; marks to the upper right and center of painting; accretions to painting and throughout frame; marks, chips, and scratches to the finish of the frame.

Dimensions

28.5" W x 22.5" H x 2.0" D

- measures frame; sight measures 23.5" W x 17.5" H.

Item #

ITMG423334

Categories

Have a similar piece to sell? Get in touch with one of our experts.

Request A Consultation
Other Items You Might Like
item
item
item
item
item
item
item
item

Full-service selling solutions for home or business-minded consignors.

Learn More