Watercolor Produce in grocery market Berkeley by Mark Luca CA artist
Offered is a watercolor and gouache by California artist Mark Luca. Luca lived from 1918 to 2005 and was mainly noted for his printmaking. Not well exhibited, he painted bay area scenes. This might be the Berkeley Bowl noted for its variety and frequented by foodies. The congested scene replicates the diversity of the market and shoppers. It has a colorful palette and is wonderfully pleasing. Luca has outlined the details in black and the pleasing green is intermingled with the faces of shoppers and other colorful tonal veggies and fruits.
The frame is black metal and the artist signed the edge of it. As far as condition, the frame shows wear but should be saved.
Measurements are approximately 35" wide by 23 1/2" high.