This scene with carpet dealers was executed Feliks Michał Wygrzywalski (20 November 1875, Przemyśl – 5 September 1944, Rzeszów) was a Polish painter; remembered primarily for his Orientalist scenes and portraits. He also created a significant number of nudes.
His works may be seen at numerous museums throughout Poland and Ukraine. In 2012, the city of Łódź organized an exhibition called "Between Capri and Lviv - painting travels by Feliks Michał Wygrzywalski". The following year, the National Maritime Museum, Gdańsk, presented some of his works as part of a series on Polish artists and the sea.
Literature: ThB XXXVI, 1947, 326 ; Vollmer VI, 1962, 486.
Inscription: signed lower left.
Technique: pastel on paper. Original period frame.
Measurements: unframed w 27 1/2 " x h 19 3/4” (70 x 50 cm), framed w 31 3/4” x h 23 5/8” (80,5 x 60 cm).
Condition: in very good condition.