Federico BELTRÁN MASSES (1884 - 1949)

Landscape with a Stormy Sky Sold

Watercolour, over pencil, on blue paper.
Signed F. Beltran Masses at the lower right.
253 x 363 mm. (9 7/8 x 14 1/4 in.)

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This spirited, vibrant watercolour is a rare surviving example of the artist’s interest in landscape. While Beltrán Masses remains best known as a portrait painter, the early part of his career was spent mainly working as a landscape painter in Spain, under the influence of Sorolla. He also exhibited at the Royal Watercolour Society in London in 1934.

Provenance:
Private collection, Spain.

Literature:
Jose Manuel Arnáiz, et al., Cien Años de Pintura en España y Portugal (1830-1930), Vol.I, Madrid, 1988, illustrated in colour on pp.294-295.

Federico BELTRÁN MASSES

Landscape with a Stormy Sky

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