Portrait of a Seated Woman in Evening Ware in Vintage Black wooden frame.
Painting is in excellent condition with wire on the reverse for convenient installation.
Series: Self-taught painter Arthur Hammer is perhaps best known for his work that evoked the WPA style of painting associated with American artists emerging in the 1920s, 30s and 40s. Landscapes, industrialized cityscape views, construction machinery and portraiture were among the most commonly painted subjects during his career which spanned more than 40 years.
Signature: signed and dated Arthur Hammer, bottom left hand corner
This painting was included in "Americana", an exhibit of contemporary paintings, photography and sculpture at Carrie Haddad Gallery in Hudson, NY in 2017.