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City Snow with Children, Olaf Aalbu - Fine Arts
  • Date 1914
  • Place of Origin Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
  • Creator Olaf Aalbu

Olaf Aalbu, who was born in Trøndelag, Norway in 1878, was trained as an interior decorator. He emigrated in 1901 and settled in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Despite being a skilled painter, he never entered the art market and is therefore relatively unknown. Aalbu died in Minneapolis in 1926.

  • Materials Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions height: 21 inches; width: 23.5 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1997.080.003 - Gift of Jeanette Aalbu