A large oil on canvas painting representing two exotic birds on a colourful backdrop titled ‘Mated Measure’ and dated 1980. This painting is the epitome of 1980s American interiors with the pastel shades as well as the bold colours. A true 1980s Florida/Palm Beach and Miami artwork. Framed in a thin wood panel.
Richard Frank was born in Great Britain and moved to the United States at the age of thirteen. He studied architecture at the University of Florida and painting and drawing at both the Tyler School of Art and John F. Kennedy University, earning a Master of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Fine Arts. Over the years, Frank held positions as a museum curator, university instructor, gallery director, and host for arts programming on public television. Included in numerous exhibitions throughout the United States and Europe, Mr. Frank was the recipient of many awards and the holder of two Artists Fellowships from the State of Florida. His latest exhibition was at Museum of Art - DeLand Florida in June-Sept 2019.
ARTIST: Richard James Frank, Signed RJ Frank b.1947-2014
PLACE OF ORIGIN: USA
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: c. 1980
MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES: Canvas, Oil paint, Wood
CONDITION: Overall good condition, some light cracks and patina.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use.
HEIGHT: 124cm | 48.9in
WIDTH: 154cm | 60in
DEPTH: 2cm | 1.2in