Kare “Charles” Anton Kaeselau (Swedish/American, 1889 – 1970)
Untitled (still life with bottle and book), mid-20th century
Oil painting on board
Signed to the lower right
Born in Sweden, Kaeselau began his formal artistic training at the Kensington School of Art in London, before advancing to Academy Julian in Paris. From 1911 to 1915, he attended the Art Institute of Chicago. He is best remembered as a painter, teacher, and lithographer. Kaeselau’s works are represented in the collections of the Whitney Museum in New York; the Phillips Memorial Gallery, Washington, D.C.; National Museum of American Art-Smithsonian; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Community Fine Arts Center, Wyoming; The Newark Museum; Provincetown Art Association and Museum.
- minor abrasions and nicks to the frame.
- measures frame; sight measures 12.5" W x 17.5" H.