Rare large portrait of a american indian chief created in 1930 by represantative of Austrian missing artist genaration of jewish origin , which fate after beginning of terrible Nazi era is uknown for researchers . It`s from Austrian artist dictionary that Austrian portrait and still-life painter Steffi (Stefanie) Ventura was born in Vienna in 1891. She studied by Felix Albrecht Harta and was a frequent exhibitor in Vienna (1927,1934) and in Parisian Salon der Societe Nationale des Beaux-Arts.
Inscription: signed S.Ventura and dated 1930, lower left
Technique: oil on canvas.
Measurements: unframed w 39" x h 45" (99 x 114.5 cm), framed w 45 1/2" x h 52" (115.5 x 132 cm)
Condition: in good condition, lined, couple touch-ups in insignificant places.