Gouache on paper portrait of a woman Brazil c1966 by Brazilian artist Artur Luiz Piza .The recent museum quality frame measures 21 3/4 by 26.5 inches, the image measures 13 and one half inches by 18 and one half inches. Excellent original condition.See New Brazilian Art by P M Bardi page 157, or Latin American and Caribbean Artists of the Modern Era page 377 to learn more about this artist.Born 1928. Signed center bottom and inscribed lower left to Niles Bond. Niles Bond was a major collector of Brazilian Art from this period and a patron of the artist. We believe this to be a portrait of his wife.Niles Bond worked for the State Department from 1939- 1969. He was officer in charge of Korean Affairs in 1949 and 1950. He was Consul General in Sao Paulo Brazil between 1964-1969.
Matilda Antoinette Goodridge (20th Century) abstract expressionist oil painting on canvas, signed on the stretcher: "M.A. Goodridge, 200 Park Place, Brooklyn, NY." Also marked on stretcher: "Lake Sunapee, NH." Listed: Who Was Who in American Art, Ask Art, Mallett, Davenport's, etc. Pupil of G. Wiegand. Member NAS, Allied AA & Brooklyn P & S. Newly custom matted in black linen & silver leaf framed. Dimensions (artwork): 20" H x 24" W. Framed: 34" W x 28 1/2" H
Paul Warren Zimmerman watercolor and gouache landscape on paper. Mid to late 20th century. American, born 1921, died 2007. This Western impressionistic landscape is 17.5 x 28.5 inches. The solid wood frame is 25 x 35 x 2 inches. Paul Warren Zimmerman was an internationally known artist who lived in Hartford, CT, Kokomo, IN, and Toledo, OH. Born in Toledo, Ohio, he graduated from Kokomo High School in 1941, with a full scholarship to John Herron Art School in Indianapolis. Upon graduation in 1946 with a B.F.A., he was awarded the Mary Milliken Memorial Fund Scholarship. He continued his training in New York City, under Heinrich Mayer. In 1947, he became associate professor of painting and design at Hartford University School of Art. He was awarded a Ford Foundation Grant, American Academy of Arts and Letters and associate membership in the Academy of Painting and Design in 1959. He had well over 86 awards.
An impressive P. R.(Pleasant Ray) MacIntosh (b. 1892--d. 1985) expressionist abstract oil painting on canvas, labeled "Construction Yard," signed lower right; custom framed. Listed: Davenports, Who Was Who in American Art, Fieldings, Ask Art. Exhibited Paris, New York & regionally (Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Florida). Studied & taught Art Institute of Chicago (MFA), Bradley University (BFA), Department Head, University of Florida. American, C. 1940s. Dimensions: 49 1/2" L x 41" H
A colorful De Hirsch Margules (b 1899 died 1965) geometric abstract painting on canvas, signed lower right and dated 1959. A well listed American Modernist. Who Was Who in American Art, Fieldings, Ask Art, Mallett, etc. In the permanent collection: Art Institute of Chicago, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Brooklyn Museum, MOMA, Whitney Museum of American Art, Boston Museum of Fine Art, etc. NOTE: personalized encomium, verso. Newly custom framed. Dimensions: 30" H x 40" W