Permanent Collection

  • Early 20th century 
  • German-American
  • Height:  24 x 34 in.
  • Oil on canvas
  • Artist: Anton Otto Fischer

Signed A. O. Fischer for artist Anton Otto Fischer (b. 1882 Munich-d. 1962, New York) Depicts landscape scene with haystacks in a field in the foreground and red roofed buildings, mountains and blue sky in the background. Fischer was a pupil of Jean Paul Laurens, Julian Academy, Paris. Member: SI; AFA-American Federation of Arts, Society of Illustrators). Illustrated for Saturday Evening Post; Harper's Weekly; Everybody's Life; Scribner's; Moby Dick; Treasure Island; Black Hawk; and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Accession number: 1935.001.081