Georg Janny, Austrian theatre and genre painter, was born in 1864 in Vienna (died 1935). Our work immediately reveals that he worked for the theatre as it is a definite and typical set design.
Literature: Prof.H.Fuchs " Die Österreichischen Maler ", Vienna, 1975, AKL Index.
Inscription: signed twice lower left and dated in Roman numerals "MCMI (=1901)".
Technique: Watercolour on paper.The work framed within the original wood frame, partially gold-plated.
Measurements:unframed w 20 x h 14 1/3 in (51 x 36.5 cm); framed w 29 x 23 1/2 in (74 x 60 cm)
Condition: in good condition