Art Brokerage: Ruth Mayer American Artist: She is known for her diverse painting style ranging from Cityscapes, Portraits, Surrealism, Realism, Abstract, Impressionism, Fantasy, Landscapes, Seascapes, Sports. She earned a Master's Degree in Art History, that undoubtedly left its mark upon her imagination. Among Signature characteristics of her work, Ruth paints herself in her paintings, although not always visibly obvious to the viewer. Another mark of Ruth's is the painting of Images within images. You never know when Angels are looking upon you through her work.