This is a striking and well done Antique Mid Century Modern Expressionist Portrait Oil or Acrylic Painting on canvas, by Fountain Valley, California modernist painter John Stanphill. Not much biographical information is available on this artist, but perhaps you know more about him or his work? This painting depicts a dour looking young man and a wide eyed Egyptian looking cat.
Behind the figures are ornate orange columns and dimly lit corridors. The beautiful orange and blue tones of this piece really make this lovely work stand out in any room it's in. Approximately 27 3/4 x 33 5/8 inches including frame.Actual artwork is approximately 22 x 28 inches. Good condition for age, with one small dimple in the upper left of the canvas. Original period frame has light scuffing and edge wear.
The artwork is loosely mounted in the frame and may need additional hinges to keep in secured in place. Acquired from an old estate in Hollywood, California. Please check out my other listings for more wonderful and unique artworks!
Lives in Fountain Valley, California (1976). Exhibited Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. An exhibition of works by John Stanphill.
Exhibition brochure for a show that ran November 20 through December 16, 1973. Single stiff sheet that measures 8" wide by 8.5" high. Features text by Thomas H. Garver who was the curator along with a list of the 9 works in the show and 1 black and white illustration.
Uncommon ephemera with no copies listed in OCLC. 48.2 x 50.9 cm (image); 48.2 x 50.9 cm (sheet). CPLH, Recent Acqiuisitions, Aug 26 - Oct 23, 1977.This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "willsusa_utzeqm" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.