Still life of flowers in the Japan Satsuma vase was executed by listed Austrian landscape, still life painter as well as etcher Karl Tucek (1889 - Vienna - 1952). He studied at the Vienna Academy under Sigmund l´Allemand, Franz Rumpler and Ferdinand Schmutzer. He began to exhibit in 1914 in Vienna and later had numerous exhibitions in 1947 to 1976. Karl Tucek was a member of the artist unit "Vienna Native Art".
The artist is listed in: "Austrian Painters of the 19th/20th century" by Prof. H.Fuchs, , Vienna, 1977.
Inscription: signed Karl Tucek, lower right.
Technique: oil on wood. Original period frame.
Measurements: unframed w 9 1/4" x h 13" (24 x 33 cm), framed w 14 1/3" x h 17 1/2" (36,5 x 44,5 cm)
Condition: in very good condition.