A village dock scene with boat sheds and fishing boats reflecting in the water. Ofverstrom was known for his impressionistic paintings, with many scenes from Sweden's Bohuslan archipelago. He studied at the Valand Academy of Fine Art (1919-22), under the respected painter Birger Simonsson.
Hugo Ofverstrom (Swedish, 1900-73)
Signed (lower left): H. Ofverstrom. Marked (reverse): Arv Lennartz.
Width 19.5 Height 17.5 in.
Sight: Width 13.5 Height 11.5 in.