Turkish potato harvester, oil on board, signed G. Hovers. c1960.
Oil on board, signed G. Hovers. Dimensions : Frame : 460mm x 330mm x 28mm. Image : 395mm x 263mm. Weight : 0.990kg net. Condition : Good.
Turkish Potato Harvester, oil on board, signed G. Hovers. c1960. Framed.
Dimensions : Frame : 460mm x 330mm x 28mm. Image : 395mm x 263mm.
Condition/Notes : Good. The oil on board study of a Turkish farm worker is in good condition with strong colour and no damage. There is an area of craqueleur to the lower lh corner. The painting is an interesting period study of Turkish agricultural life in the mid 20th Century. The artist has captured the hard manual aspect of the work set against the distant landscape. The artist's signature is in the lower rh corner. The gilt lined wooden frame is in good sturdy condition with light wear to the edges. The frame is closed with a separate sheet of hardboard backing secured by arrow points and sealed with 28mm framing tape. Rings and cord attached. Please view the images below :