Early 20th century

Anthony Thieme (Dutch, 1888-1954)

Inventory Number 6012-227





Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: "A. Thieme"
Canvas: 29.5 in . x 35.25 in.
Framed: 38 in. x 44.25 in.

Additional Information

Anthony Thieme (1888-1954) was born in Rotterdam, Holland. He studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in The Hague, Holland, under George Hacker; Garlobini, Guardaciona; and Mancini in Italy.
He also studied in Germany. In the 1920’s he emigrated to the United States, initially residing in New York City where he painted Broadway backdrops, and eventually setting up studios in Rockport, Massachusetts and St. Augustine, Florida, seasonally moving from one to the other.
Thieme was a landscape and marine painter and a major figure of the Rockport (MA) School of American regional art.