Lot 7: Authentic Frank Sinatra ORIGINAL Oil on Canvas Clown Painting Professionally Matted & Framed in Museum Quality Frame *AMAZING PIECE*
October 22, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Authentic Frank Sinatra ORIGINAL Oil on Canvas "Melancholy Clown" Painting Professionally Matted & Framed in Museum Quality Frame *AMAZING PIECE* - This stunning piece is an original oil on canvas clown painting, painted by Frank Sinatra. The piece depicts a sad clown with red hair, as clowns were a favorite subject for Sinatra. Frank Sinatra had a love for art, and was known to create these pieces while at his Palm Springs home, as gifts to friends and family members. This painting shows a more sensitive side of the Sinatra, and some say that this was a portrait of his "inner self". The piece is signed "F. Sinatra" in lower right corner. The painting has been professionally matted and framed in a museum quality wood and gilt gold frame with red velvet lining and covered back, to preserve the quality of the piece. The piece (including the frame) measures 12.5" x 10.75", and the painting measures 5.5"x7.5" (approximately). This piece is an incredible find, and a true piece of Hollywood history.