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C Hjalmar "Cappy" Amundsen

 (1911 - 2001)
C. Hjalmar "Cappy" Amundsen was active/lived in Maine, New York, Massachusetts.  C Hjalmar Amundsen is known for Impressionist whaling scenes, harbor views, ships and seascapes.

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C. Hjalmar "Cappy" Amundsen


"Casper Hjalmar Amundsen (F.H. McKay) 1911-2001" by Ralph Slatton, updated 7/4/2017, published in ARThoughts, publication in conjunction with Professor Ralph Slatton's printmaking classes taught at East Tennessee State University.

Each of us holds a special memory from childhood. Sometimes it's an image from a movie, or perhaps a special children's book; for me, it is a picture on a zigsaw puzzle. I speak of an image of a painting on a popular puzze from the early 50's. I believe the puzzle company was called Tuco. My Mom, sister, and I spent many hours piecing that puzzle. I was also intrigued by the peaceful coastal scene, painted in the impressionist style. It was a mysterious peek into a bygone era, taking us down a shaded  ...  Displaying 750 of 17314 characters.



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About  C. Hjalmar "Cappy" Amundsen

Born:  1911 - New York City
Died:   2001 - East Moriches, New York
Known for:  Impressionist whaling scenes, harbor views, ships and seascapes