Dec 15, 2022 - Sale 2625

Sale 2625 - Lot 14

Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900

JOSEPH BOWLER (1928-2017)

Elderly couple on couch.

Illustration for an unidentified story. Oil on canvas. 460x762 mm; 18x30 inches, framed to 19x31 inches. Signed "Bowler" in lower left image.

Provenance: Illustration House, 1989; private collection, New York, acquired from the above.

Both a portraitist and illustratror, Bowler adeptely captures his subjects' personalities and lives in this simple but insightful composition.