A charming early 20th-century farmyard scene by Swedish painter, Wilhelm Stephan Dahlbom (1855-1928). It depicts an older lady sitting on a wooden fence while feeding three geese.
Dahlbom studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm and was known primarily for his landscapes. He’s represented at the Swedish National Museum, Malmö Art Museum and the Swedish State's portrait collection at Gripsholm Castle.
The painting is signed/dated in the lower left and housed within a later foliate frame.
Medium: Oil on canvas Overall size: 22½” x 19½” / 57cm x 49cm Year of creation: 1910 Provenance: Sweden Condition: Very presentable. Artwork in good condition. Frame with light age-related wear. Artist’s auction highlight: £2,123 achieved for ‘Landscape with choir’ at an auction in Sweden in 1990.