Quality original folk art portrait. Combination watercolor ink and pencil. Profile of Peter Stuck according to family pencil marks on the back. Paper measures 7 1/4″ x 5 1/2″. Peter Stuck was born in Germany and came to settle in US in state of Iowa. German heritage of family qualifies peice as PA Dutch folk art. Family may have entered the US in PA like most germans. Portrait work is high talent of a very professional artist. Facial features carefully drawn with lots of detail. Skin colored in multiple tones. A couple puncture marks. Original paper backed to second old sheet a long time ago to repair and preserve. Comes with an original 19th century gold frame. Art taken out of frame for picture. The item “PA dutch folk art paper protrait Peter Stuck painting” is in sale since Friday, July 03, 2009. This item is in the category “Art\Folk Art & Indigenous Art”. The seller is “merchvent” and is located in Simsbury, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Date of Creation: 1800-1899
- Region of Origin: US-Northeast
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller