PAINTINGS XIXth CENTURY : Karnec Jean Etienne (1865-1934)

Karnec Jean Etienne (1865-1934)

"Seascape"
Oil on wood panel signed low left
Frame gilded with gold leaves (Gault-Paris)
Dim wood panel :19 X 29 cm
Dim frame : 34 X 44 cm

BIOGRAPHY

Karnec Jean Etienne (1865-1934)
Austrian Painter
19th-20th century

Born in 1865. Dead in 1934.
Active in France and Italy

Painter of landscapes, Seascapes, Harbour scenes, Waterscapes.
Orientalism

J.E. Karnec was mainly active in Rouen but also worked in Paris and Venice.
Some of his orientalist landscapes are painted in a thick paste that tends to blur their outlines.

Bibliography :
- Dictionary of artists E. Bénézit Vol VII/1086 (English version)
- Gérald Schurr « Les petits maîtres de la peinture 1820-1920 valeurs de demain » Ed de l’amateur Tome II – Paris 1982