John F. Carlson

John F. Carlson
Also Known as
John Fabian Carlson
Kolsebro, Sweden 1874
New York, New York 1945
Active in
  • Woodstock, New York
U.S. States
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Artist Biography

Painter known particularly for his meditative winter scenes rendered in the tonalist tradition. Carlson also painted landscapes of the Far West and the Canadian Rockies, founded the John F. Carlson School of Landscape Painting in Woodstock, N.Y., and authored Elementary Principles of Landscape Painting (1928).

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)

Works by This Artist

oil on canvas mounted on fiberglass