"The Prospectors" Painting by Val Samuelson
A striking large scale oil painting entitled "The Prospectors" dated 1948, by California artist Val A. Samuelson (1913-2000). Samuelson was best known for his abstract and desert landscape paintings, as well as the cover art for Palm Springs Life. This monumental portrait depicting two men of different ages looking off into the distance has a somber mood as the subject's eyes are removed and the serious expression on their faces. It features bright blue hues for the background skyline and painterly strokes on the subjects. Signed and dated by artist.
Condition: Excellent vintage condition; professionally cleaned.
Dimensions: 59” width x 59” height x 1.5” depth