For your consideration, a fine mid century painting oil painting by the noted Californian artist Gene Anthony. The unframed painting features a child rendered in a subtle color palette and displays classic mid-century aesthetics. This elegant oil on canvas portrait of a child is signed “Gene Anthony ‘54” and measures 19” x 15”. The painting is in good vintage condition, with one area of paint loss at the child’s mouth (see photos). Gene Anthony resided in Utah, Oregon and California’s San Bernardino and Palm Springs area and is most known for portraits of celebrities and people. His work can be found in a number of museums and institutional collections.
Oil Painting by Gene Anthony, Portrait of a Child, circa 1954