Large Oil on Canvas Painting of a Florida Everglades River, Tropical Landscape, in the Manner of the Highwaymen (2/2)
Large-scale original oil on canvas portraying a lush tropical Florida hammock / marshland forest scene at sunset that is quite idyllic and dreamy. Executed in a very proficient academic style in the manner of the Florida Highwaymen movement.
The sunset painting is peaceful and portrays tall palm trees & oaks with a river running through the centre of the scene. Spanish moss hangs lanquidly from the trees, and several groups of white cranes or egrets can be seen in the distance. The eye is drawn to the lust tropical forest in the background. This could be the Everglades.
Primary colours are green, brown, cream, peach, with touches of white.
Presented in a fine ebonized frame with a gilt beaded border.
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE ALSO A MATCHING PAINTING LISTED - Vintage Oil on Canvas Painting of a Florida Everglades River, Tropical Landscape, in the Manner of the Highwaymen (1)
No signature found.
Condition is excellent with typical and expected signs of age including a bit of craquelure in places.
Provenance: This painting was part of the original decor from an ultra high-end resort in Naples Florida which was removed for remodelling.
The perfect decorator piece! And we have a very similar one as mentioned - should a 'pair' be required.
The canvas is 30" x 40".
The frame is W36 1/2" x H46 1/2" xD 1" (including the stretcher).
1970s to 1980s.
**Subsidised shipping. If BOTH paintings are purchased, we will ship the other for free.