Oil on canvas
Henri Schäfer (French 1833-1916)
Reverse inscribed with N° 2 / Utrecht, Holland / H. Schafer
29.5 x 24.5 cm (11" 5/8 x 9" 5/8)
With frame : 56.4 x 51.5 cm (22" 2/8 x 20" 1/4)
Henri Schäfer is a French artist who studied at l'École Nationale des beaux-arts in Paris and painted town views in northern France, Belgium and Germany.
Henri Schäfer sometime resided in London, he is often confused with the British artist Henry Thomas Schafer who also painted townscapes