The Lookout(9 views)
Description: Vibrant and unique Bay Area Figurative School painting by Sally Kissinger Wilt (American, 1936-2004) depicting a woman looking out to the water while being painted from a upper level point of view. Grey womans face is shown in the left corner and a table with a red and green lamp is shown in the upper right corner. Signed "Wilt" on verso. 54"H x 48"W. Bay Area Figurative painting began with teachers at the California School of Fine Art. Leading artists were David Park, Richard Diebenkorn, Joan Brown, Manuel Neri, Nathan Oliviera, Paul Wonner and Elmer Bischoff. Wilt, a California artist and writer, was raised in South Bend, Indiana. She graduated magna cum laude with special honors in English from Indiana University. As a painter and print maker, she studied in Austria with Oskar Kokoshka and then moved to San Francisco in 1962 to study with Richard Diebenkorn at the San Francisco Art Institute. She later taught art and nature classes for the Audubon Society and the University of California, Berkeley Art Museum.
Condition Report: Excellent, Some age toning, also paint splatter is part of the artists hand.
Dimensions: 54" H x 2"D x 48"L
Artist or Maker: Sally Kissinger Wilt
Medium: Oil on canvas
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