Lot 139: OIL PAINTING ON BOARD PRICKLY PEAR CACTUS & WILD FLOWERS MOUNTED IN GOLD GILT FRAME MICHAEL CANGEMI 2015
TERRA INCOGNITA Fall Western Cowboy, Native American, Sporting, Advertising, Decoy, Gun, Knife, & Photography Auction
November 1, 2016
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: Here is a big wow in a small package, the painting is vibrant and bright acrylic 5" X 7", framed it is 10.5"+ X 12 5/8". Painting by Michael Cangemi in 2015. This is likely a Southern scene signed both on back of Gesso board and on front of painting. Front and center is a beautiful prickly pear cactus in full bloom with bright red flowers. The artist shows wonderful colors and depth in the differing shades of the cactus palms. Background is a yellow flowering field with various (pine) trees. The frame itself is an artwork, it is likely hand made painted gold approximately 3" wide.
Condition Report: Minty
Provenance: Artist to David Dyke Gallery Dallas Texas
Dimensions: 10.5" X 12 5/8"
Artist or Maker: Michael Cangemi
Exhibited: Old West Show Fort Worth Texas