William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting

William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting

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William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting
William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting
William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting
William Ferrari, Original Oil Painting

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We are offering this stunning original oil on canvas by the California artist William Ferrari (1901 - 1962). It is a captivating, modernist image of a woman with a cat sitting on a perch beside her. The painting measures approx. 24" by 30" without the frame, 30" by 36" with the frame. The painting has some crazing. The paint is affixed to the canvas firmly in all but one place. This painting was purchased in Souther California in the Late 50's or very early 60's by our client. The Gallery it was purchased from specialized in contemporary art done by local people. He is listed in Hughes and Davenports. William Ferrari taught at the Chouinard Art School in the 1930's. In the 40's 50's and 60's he worked for MGM Studios in the Art Department. He served as Art Director and Production Designer on many films. In 1945 he won an Oscar for Best Art Direction-Interior Decoration: Gaslight (1944). In 1956 he Won Emmy Best Art Direction - Film Series for: "You Are There" (1953). In 1964 he was Nominated for an Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration: How the West Was Won (1962) . In 1960 he worked on The Time Machine.

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  • Reference #
  • LOA00164
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Fine Art
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Maker
  • William Ferrari
  • Year
  • 1960's
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  • Condition
  • Very Good

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