Southwest still life painting – 1930s
Exhibited still life oil painting by American artist Margaret Ewert.
Margaret D. Moore Ewert painted in the American southwest, painting landscapes, still life paintings, and figurative paintings of the Southwest. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago in the early 1930s and exhibited there in 1931 and 1933.
This work, titled ‘Desert Lily’ and bears an exhibition label from being shown at the Chicago Artists Fortieth Annual Exhibition in 1936.
Oil on canvas. Housed in a quality hand carved frame.
Measures 29.5″ x 23.5″ sight size, and 33.5″ x 27.5″ x 2″ overall including framing.