"City on an Alpine Lake" by Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg Jr., 1876
Oil on canvas, signed lower left, laid to panel and presented in a great period frame. Excellent attention to detail and use of light. Measures: 9.75" x 12.75" painting and 20" x 25" including the frame. Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg (1838, Draveil, Essonne, 1904) was a French painter of the 19th century. He essentially specialized in landscape paintings. His father, Karl Joseph Kuwasseg, was an Austrian born in Trieste on March 16, 1802, and also a renowned painter. His father left for Paris, and took French nationality. He died in Paris in January 1877.