Sture Ekengren, Cubist Landscape With Coastal Town

Sture Ekengren, Cubist Landscape With Coastal Town

A wonderfully bold cubist landscape painting by Swedish artist, Per Sture Ferdinand Ekengren (1918-1996). It depicts a view across rooftops towards the sea, beach and hills.

Ekengren studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm and also undertook various study trips to Norway, Denmark, France and Spain, among others. During his lifetime, he exhibited at several museums including the Zorn Museum and the Hudiksvall Museum.

The painting is signed in the lower right and housed within its original frame. It bears an exhibition label on the reverse.

Medium: Oil on canvas
Overall size: 29½” x 22” / 75cm x 56cm
Year of creation: c. 1970
Provenance: Sweden
Condition: Very presentable. Frame with age-related wear.