Floral Still Life, oil on canvas, signed l/l, 20" x 16" sight, 28" x 25" frame.
|About the Painting: Excellent condition; beautiful ornate frame..
Note: Frame bears an exhibition label from Rockport Art Association, 1st Exhibition 1997, titled "Floral Still Life," and priced $5,000.
About the Artist: Born 1923, New Haven, CT. Painter, art dealer, gallery owner. He painted portraits, landscapes, seascapes, and still life capturing the indigenous character and culture of Cape Ann where he lived and worked. Listed in Who's Who in American Art, his work is held in many private and corporate collections. He graduated from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and the Rhode Island School of Design, and did further study at National Academy Schools in Paris, Rome and New York. He was a member of the Rockport Art Association, the North Shore Art Association, and the Salmagundi Club of New York City.
Provenance: This painting was acquired from the artist's studio sale, conducted by Blackwood/March Auctioneers, January 17, 2005.