Presented for sale is an oil painting on canvas by Australian painter, Fred Jessup (Frederick Arthur Jessup, 1920-2007) titled "Tiger Lilies". The vivid yellow background, executed in heavy palette oils, provides a perfect canvas for the whimsical tiger lillies and blue vase. Strong colors prevail in most of Jessup's paintings consequently, his pieces are not for the faint of heart.
Jessup was influenced by the heavy brushstrokes of later contemporary French artists. He eventually made France his home and remained their until his death in 2007.
The painting is in excellent condition and is signed in the lower left corner, and titled on a brass plaque.
Size of Frame: 44 1/4" Height; 36 1/4" Width.
Size of Visible Art: 35 1/4" Height; 28 1/4" Width.
Oil on Canvas by Fred Jessup; "Tiger Lilies"