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Theophile Schnieder

1872-1960

Exhibited 1920 PAFA


The Guardian of the Valley


Oil on Canvas 30 x 40 inches

Signed lower left


$4,800.00


 

Born in Freiberg,Germany,Theophile Schneider lived in New York and Boston. His paintings were exhibited in museums and salons in both these areas. A prize was won at the Boston AC exhibit in 1924; he also exhibited in NYWCC and PAFA (Penn. Academy of Fine Arts). Theophile Schneider was known for landscape and coastal views, including Monhegan Island.

The painting depicted here was exhibited at PAFA in 1920.