Great, smaller oil on board, a truly original and vintage American rural scene.
18 x 15 framed.
Born in New York City, Irving Block (1910 – 1986) was a painter and muralist who settled in Studio City, California. He earned a B.S. Degree from New York University and also studied at the National Academy of Design and in Paris at Grande Chaumiere.
He exhibited with the California Watercolor Society and was a professor of art in Northridge at California State University. He completed a mural for the American Medical Building for the 1937 World’s Fair and also for the United States Treasury Department.
Source: Peter Falk, “Who Was Who in American Art”
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