San Francisco Bay Area figurative painting by Howard Margolis.
Howard Margolis, (1927-2015), is known for his somewhat primitive or naive forms created in a modernist style. His works are often genre scenes, but occasionally include a random animal, such as a bear.
This work is titled ‘Man and Animal’ is an oil on canvas, created in the early 1960’s.
Measures 15.5″ x 18.5″ sight size, and 16″ x 19″ x 2″ overall.
Partial label verso.
Pencil marking verso.
Good condition. Frame shows wear.
From a Berkeley, CA collection.