Oil on ArtistBoard”Foret de Fauves” Signed L/R “Alice Peterson” (Alice Elizabeth Spink Peterson,1879-1961) bearing Paper Exhibition Tag dated “1948” on Verso
Born in Iowa, Peterson studied at The Pratt Institute, N.Y. She then moved on to Hollywood Hills, California to Study many years with Orin White (1883-1969, Grant Wood Regionalist). Under his tutelage, she became a Competent Landscape Regionalist.
This piece Exhibits Her Interest in the Fauvist Movement of the First- Half , 20th. Century.