any thoughts on ID of this large Don Quixote & Sancho Pa

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any thoughts on ID of this large Don Quixote & Sancho Pa

Postby AJ Fisher » Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:48 am

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found this original oil or acrylic painting at the thrift store a couple weeks ago. it is painted in a thick, impasto type style on pressboard. it measures 44" tall and 20" wide.

the signature is very unusual and reminds me of graffiti or korean writing. i can't tell if the date is "-04" or perhaps "-64". the hardware on the back looks old and not recent. any thoughts?

-AJ

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Postby Slim and Gabby » Fri Mar 18, 2011 12:12 pm

Hey, long time no post! Um, looks like RT to me at the top, I'd bet money that it is 1964. Reminds me of German Expressionism, maybe a little Max Beckmann influence? Poncho reminded me of:

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