~robert Heuel~german Artist~ 1857-1931~original Oil On Canvas~~monk Taking Snuff For Sale
By German Artist ROBERT HEUEL~~Work SIGNED "R. Heuel" in lower right corner (his TYPICAL Signature)
~~Features an unusual subjectof a Monk dipping or taking snuff or an opiate which was common during this period.
~~The artist was born in Germany & studied in Duesseldorf, Paris & Venice, and worked in Europe until emigrating to theUSA where he lived in Milwaukie, Wi.
He was born in 1857 & died in 1931. He specialized in portrait work.
Overall size of this portrait is 15 & 1/4" by 18 & 1/4", and the frame appears to be original to the artwork. It is in excellent condition with only slight rub marks to the surface in the area of the signature, and NO CRAZING of the paints, or cracking in the canvas.
It is offered at a reasonable price from a private collection where it has been for about 20 years. It was purchased from an art & antiques dealer in Estes Park, Co. The owner has moved to another stateand no longer has space to display most of art collected over the years. It will be a very desirable addition to any discriminating collector.Thank you for your interest. If you have questions, please contact me through or phone 970-571-1160.
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~robert Heuel~german Artist~ 1857-1931~original Oil On Canvas~~monk Taking Snuff: $450