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The Eagle's Nest Art Colony Collection

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Holger W. Jensen
(Danish/American, 1880-1943)
The Back Way
(also titled Oldest House in Grand Detour)

Description: Holger W. Jensen’s painting entitled The Back Way, rendered in the American Representational style, depicts a country town scene featuring a man hunched over as he walks on a dirt road toward a farmhouse and work shed nestled amidst lush green trees; housed in a decorative frame

Signature: Signed in the lower right quadrant
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 27 inches x 32 inches, unframed; 32 inches x 36 ½ inches, framed 
Circa: Early 20th Century                          

Provenance: This painting was previously exhibited in the Chicago Artists 35th Annual Exhibition in 1931.

 

                                          

       
     
     
     
     
 

The Oregon Public Library's Eagle's Nest Colony Art Collection has been researched and appraised by:

MIR Appraisal Services, Inc.
307 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 308
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 814-8510
Email: info@mirappraisal.com