Antique oil on canvas painting by a famous Russian Jewish American artist Simka Simkhovitch (18805-1949). Simka Simkhovitch studied at the Grekov Odessa Art School, he immigrated to the United States in 1924. He was a WPA artist creating murals for public buildings around the US. His works are in a variety of collections such as the Dallas Museum of Art, National Museum of American Art and the Whitney Museum.
This is a beautiful work showing the artist's wife with a marine theme in the background. Beautiful soft colors and impressionist brush strokes! A serene and personal work!
SIZE: 16" x 20" without frame / 19.5" x 23.5" with frame
MEDIUM: oil on canvas
INFO: comes in a gallery frame