Modernist Female Portrait in Profile
1958 Oil

#B4027

Rip Matteson

This 1958 oil on canvas female portrait is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C, Scuola di Belle Arte in Rome, the Parsons School of Design in NYC, and received his DFA from Blackburn College. He founded the art program of the Monterey Peninsula College and taught at Laney College in Oakland. He also served as the president of the Carmel Art Association where he showed his work his entire life.

1958
Oil on Canvas
23"x26.25" framed, 14.75"x19.5" unframed

Signed lower left. Excellent vintage condition. Framed in a contemporary wood frame with a metallic acid-wash finish and double beveled face.