Soren Melchior Hansen, Rustic Farm Building

Soren Melchior Hansen, Rustic Farm Building

An impressionistic depiction of a rustic old farm building with a thatched roof by Danish artist, Soren Melchior Hansen (1908-1978).

Melchior Hansen painted in a distinctive impressionistic style with broad marks to convey light and depth. He frequently produced landscapes and scenes featuring farm buildings and it’s plausible that he lived a rural life.

The painting is signed/dated in the lower right.

Medium: Oil on board
Overall size: 22½” x 17” / 57cm x 43cm
Year of creation: 1961
Provenance: Denmark
Condition: Artwork in good condition. Frame with some light age-related wear.