This 1975 Abstract Expressionist pastel oil on canvas painting is by West Coast Abstract Expressionist painter Adine Stix (1909-1987). Stix studied Art at Skidmore College and worked with her husband Hugh Stix to develop the New York Artist's Gallery in the 1930s. Painted in her Pyramid Lake, Nevada studio built with the proceeds from the 1961 film The Misfits
, which was filmed on her ranch.
Oil on Canvas
Signed and dated lower left. Excellent vintage condition.
The piece is unframed, but the canvas sides have been painted and it is considered 'finished'. Hanging hardware included.