Albert Ernest Backus painting
Albert Ernest Backus
oil on canvas
24.5"h x 29.5"w
overall: 31.5"h x 36.5"w
Provenance:Backus Museum Ft. Pierce FloridaA Florida collection
Excellent original condition. Appears to be its original frame. Albert Ernest (Beanie) Backus (1906 - 1990) was active/lived in Florida. Albert Backus is known for Everglade landscape, trees and figure painting. Backus' career was almost entirely focused on Florida landscapes, skyscapes, people and botanics. He is regarded as the Dean of Florida Painters. He first received attention for his still-lifes, especially hibiscus, and later for his landscape and figure works of the Florida backwoods country.
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