This mid-late 20th century oil on canvas surreal abstracted face 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.
Mid-Late 20th Century
Oil on Canvas
Excellent vintage condition.