This mid 20th century oil on canvas portrait is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wasserman studied at the Chicago Art Institute and was a long time member and exhibitor at the Carmel Art Association. He exhibited, lived, and traveled extensively throughout Europe. This piece was painted while on an artist trip to Mexico.
Mid 20th Century Oil on Canvas 12.5"x14.5" framed, 8"x10" unframed
Signed upper left and on the back. Excellent vintage condition. Framed in contemporary wood frame with a gold face and wood grain sides.