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"Untitled Girl With Cat 1962 38x20 (Big Eyes)" by Margaret D. H. Keane - Iconic Early Keane Reduced Again
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  • "Untitled Girl With Cat 1962 38x20 (Big Eyes)"

    1962

    Margaret D. H. Keane

    Original Painting
    Oil on Canvas

    Size: 30x14 in  |  76x36 cm

    Framed: 38x20 in  |  97x51 cm

     
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    ARTIST BIO
    Hand Signed : Lower Left in Paint
    Condition: Excellent
    Framed without Glass : Original Frame Made By Walter and Painted By Marga
    Purchased from : Private Collector 2015
    Provenance : Appraisal of 65000
    Certificate of Authenticity : Keane Eyes Gallery
    LID : 133780
    Margaret D. H. Keane

    Art Brokerage: Margaret Keane American Artist: b. 1927. She was born in Tennessee. In the 1960s, Margaret Keane's artwork was sold under the name of her husband, Walter Keane. Walter Keane claimed credit for her work. Conflict over that issue was cited as one of the reasons they divorced. Walter and Margaret's divorce proceedings went all the way to federal court. At the hearing, Margaret challenged Walter to a 'paint-off' and created a painting in front of the judge to prove that she was the artist. Walter declined to paint before the court, citing a sore shoulder. In 1986, the courts sided with her, enabling her to paint under her own name. Her works while living in her husband's shadow tended to depict sad children in a dark setting, but after divorcing, moving to Hawaii her paintings took on a happier, brighter style. Keane is a fixture in popular culture. Some of her well-known fans over the years have included actresses Joan Crawford and Natalie Wood, whom she painted portraits of; filmmaker Tim Burton, who commissioned Keane to paint Lisa Marie; and animator Craig McCracken, whose characters the Powerpuff Girls are based on Keane's 'waifs'; additionally the Girls' schoolteacher is named "Ms. She will be portrayed by Amy Adams in the upcoming Tim Burton film Big Eyes. Original Paintings Listings wanted by Art Brokerage. Sorry we no longer accept listings for prints.

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