A powerful original painting by important Chicago / Detroit artist Walter Sanford. Known as the Black Picasso.
This is a fantastic example of his social realist abstract, expressionist style work. Titled and signed in verso "Field Hands" Sanford et. The a ctual painting on board measures approximately 21.5 inches long by 16 inches high.Framed the painting measures 25.75 inches by 20 inches. Fine Black American artist period painting. (30 January 1912 3 July 1987), was an American artist who spent almost every day of his adult life painting in. He was one of the first and only black. Artists of the 20th century.
He was heralded Black Picasso and Detroits Picasso for his. Figure paintings and in 1958 he won the. Prix de Paris La Grande Saison de Paris. At the Raymond Duncan Galleries.
He opened the first black-owned art gallery and exhibited at the first Black Art Exhibition and Black History Week in Detroit. Sanford was hailed as one of Michigans foremost modern art painters in 1952. Please view photos and feel free to ask questions.
The item "Powerful Black Picasso WALTER SANFORD Original Painting Signed Field Hands" is in sale since Friday, October 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Prints, Posters & Paintings". The seller is "rueparis" and is located in Eustis, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.