Provenance: Northern California Art Museum in Sacramento. This piece was deaccessioned from the Crocker Art Museum. The number you see on the back is #1968.25.
This is the accession number and not the price of the painting. It was originally donated by Roger J. "FOREST GLEN" Painting Signed by Listed Artist. His painting are in the hands of private collectors and museums.
This particular piece is larger than his usual paintings. This is a great piece for you collectors. Beautiful Abstract Landscape Framed Oil Painting on Masonite. Lewis Scott Croft (1911 - 1980) was born in Chester Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1911. Mainly self-taught, he studied briefly with M.
Croft has exhibited in important national and regional shows in Florida and New York. He has also had one-man exhibitions in Tampa, New Orleans, Brooklyn, and New York City. During his professional career as a painter, his work has been awarded thirty-two prizes, half of which were top awards. A number of colleges and private collectors have acquired his paintings, typically in oils or watercolors. His memberships include elections to Allied Artists of America, Nova Scotia Society of Artists, and Contemporary Art Group of the Tampa Bay Area.Croft is very well known for abstract-modern painting and earned prizes in many competitions, including Best in Show, Sunshine Art Fest, Florida (1958); Best Oil, Mystic Connecticut (1962-64), and the Grand Prize Gold Medal, Washington Sq. Outdoor Art Show, New York (1965). Works by Croft are held by the Art Bank of Nova Scotia, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Swope Art Gallery, Indiana, Parrish Art Museum, New York, North Carolina Museum of Art, the Elliott Museum, Florida and many others. Awards: Best of Show, Sunshine Art Fest. 1958; Best Oil, Mystic, Conn. 1962-64; Grand Prize Gold Medal, Washington Sq.
Outdoor Art Show, New York, 1965. Work: Swope Art Gallery, IN. Museum of Art, Elliott Museum, Fla. The item "FRAMED VINTAGE IMPRESSIONISM OIL PAINTING SIGNED LISTED ARTIST LEWIS SCOTT CROFT" is in sale since Wednesday, March 22, 2017. This item is in the category "Art\Art from Dealers & Resellers\Paintings".
The seller is "onlyart4you" and is located in Seminole, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.