Bowl was painted by Ola Brennehaugen in Hallingdal style rosemaling - Rosemaling
  • Date 1878
  • Place of Origin Hallingdal, Norway
  • Creator Probably Ola Brennehaugen

Turned and carved from one piece of wood with Hallingdal style rosemaling.

Bowl was painted by Ola Brennehaugen who was born in 1840 and lived in Ål, Hallingdal, Norway until he emigrated to the United States sometime between 1870 and 1875.. He was a student of Ola Bjella, a famous rosemaler.

Nils Ellinggard, 2004

Inscription: Sander S. Sandersen aar 1878 foraeret

Translation: Given to Sander S. Sandersen in 1878

  • Materials Wood
  • Dimensions height:, 4.25 inches; width: 11.25 inches; depth: 11.25 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1985.095.002 - Museum Purchase

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