Artist: Alfredo Giglioni (Argentina, 20th Century). Title: "Contra Luz" (1967). Medium: Oil on Canvas. Marks: Signed and dated lower left. Titled on reverse with artist's address. Size: 88 x 78.5 (34.5 x 31in) Frame: Ebonised wood, with artist nameplate attached. 100.5 x 91cm (39.5 x 36in) outside frame dimensions.
Condition: In generally good, ready to hang condition. Thick impasto with some fine stress cracks toward to top of the canvas (one tiny flake at the top edge). A few small marks elsewhere. Nothing which detracts.
Biography: Alfredo Giglioni, Argentinian painter and writer was born in the early twentieth century (possibly 1909) in Buenos Aires. He received a Grant from the National Directorate of Culture in 1952 and exhibited from 1934 in provincial and national exhibitions, receiving numerous prizes and distinctions.