Svolvaer Fishing Harbor, Jonas Lie - Fine Arts
  • Date Unknown
  • Place of Origin Chicago, Illinois
  • Creator Jonas Lie

Jonas Lie was born in Moss, Norway in 1880 to a Norwegian father and an American mother. Lie’s father died when he was 12. After a year of studying in Paris, Lie joined his mother and sisters in New York City. Lie went on to become one of America’s most recognized landscape painters. He is best known for his seascapes. His works have been exhibited widely across the United States and throughout the world. Lie died in 1940.

  • Materials Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions height, 30 inches; width, 40 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1987.009.020 - Svolvaer Fishing Harbor, Jonas Lie
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