CAPTIVATING ANTIQUE PLEIN AIR LANDSCAPE OIL PAINTING ON BOARD BY REVERED INDIANA LANDSCAPE PORTRAIT PAINTER LORENZ E GRIFFITH. THIS WORK DEPICTS A MASTERFUL DARK TONALIST LANDSCAPE SCENE COMPRISED OF A CALM REFLECTIVE LAKE AND TALL SCULPTED REFLECTIVE RED TREES WITH A REDDISH-YELLOW CAMPFIRE ILLUMINATING UNDER A FULL MOON. THIS PAINTING DATES AROUND THE 1940s. IT HAS MILD WEAR AND BOWING TO THE WOOD FROM AGE. IT DOES NOT DETRACT FROM ITS BEAUTY IN ANY WAY.
DIMENSIONS: 20" H x 34" W. Died: 1968 - Orlando, Florida.
Known for: Luminist landscapes, portraits. Griffith was born in Indiana on September 11, 1889 and died in Orange County, Florida in June of 1968. He is listed in the 1930 census in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. His was a renter at that time, and his occupation is listed as a landscape artist.
He signed his paintings L. Most of his work was oil on canvas. Some paintings were oil on board.
It is rumored that Lorenz was a student of T. Lorenz was known to draw landscapes from many states including Tennessee, North Carolina, Florida, Indiana, Texas, and Louisiana.
At one point he lived in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and later moved to Atlanta, Georgia and eventually to Raleigh, North Carolina. Lorenz Griffith paintings are exceedingly rare and are highly collectable and are in private and public installations worldwide. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "vintagerotty" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.