ROBERT NEAL (1916 - 1987) Untitled (Winter Landscape).
Oil on masonite board, 1963. 406x508 mm; 16x20 inches. Signed and dated in oil, lower left.
Provenance: acquired from family descendants of the artist, Colorado; private collection, Colorado.
This Robert Neal oil is a likely a landscape from the Ohio Valley, and shows the continued influence of Hale Woodruff on the artist in his postwar painting. Like Frederick Flemister and Albert Wells, Neal was both a student and follower of Woodruff.