Striking, very large mid-century portrait painting on stretched canvas, signed and dated by the female artist in lower right corner Gloria Boone Franklin 1966. Great scenic Spanish style house serves as the backdrop for this portrait. Boone Franklin attended the Philadelphia College of Art, in Philadelphia. In the 70s/80s, she went on to open one of the premier women's clothing stores in Philadelphia where both celebrities and president's wives would shop.She was also an avid golfer and three time women's club champion at her local golf club! This painting is on stretched canvas. Framed the piece measures approx. 35" H x 29" W. The canvas is 30" x 24". Painting has some areas of damage, as shown. Chip of paint is missing on her face and neck, as shown. The white paint on her lip is a highlight, not a chip. It also appears as if the artist only partially varnished the face on this painting which is why you see the discoloration on her face and neck. Thick, ornate, gold wood frame has some scratches.
Definitely a unique and very eye-catching portrait to display in your home. While we try to be as descriptive as possible, please take a look at all of our pictures as a part of the condition description. Thanks so much for the interest in our item! The item "Mid-Century Original Female Portrait Painting Canvas SIGNED'65 Vintage Painting" is in sale since Monday, March 15, 2021.This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "thinmanvintage" and is located in Havertown, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.