Lot 50: Frank Perri, (Italian/American, 1918-1999), Girl with Cat, Oil on board, 17 1/4" x 13 1/4"
January 24, 2013
Indianapolis, IN, USALive Auction
Girl with Cat
Oil on board
c. 1945. Signed. Label verso: Art Institute of Chicago, Artists of Chicago and Vicinity 49th Annual Exhibition, 1945.
An immigrant from Italy to Chicago in the early 1930s, Perri sketched figurative subjects, including child portraits, and urban scenes of Chicago. He lived in Oak Park where he was president of the Oak Park Art League. Perri exhibited at the Carnegie Institute and the Art Institute of Chicago and traveled to Mexico in the late 1930s.
17 1/4" x 13 1/4"
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