JACQUES DUNHAM Modernist Portrait Oil Painting. Seated woman with chignon and v neck. Thick and caustic paint. Signed. Oil on canvas. Stretched canvas not framed. Jacques Ralph Dunham. He was a man of the mid century design movement. Born in Paris 1922 to American parents, he lived most of his life in New York, where he died in 2002. He spent some interim years in Mexico during the 1950Õs. His paintings were striking elongated figures representing a new movement in figural painting. His career as an international Interior designer offered him commissions by Hilton Hotels to design interiors for many or their new hotel locations. He also designed furniture with some pieces being represent by George Tanier. Now is your chance to buy a piece of history
Some surface rubs to left side of canvas with small paint loss.