(Kansas, 1931-2002) Floral Mutation
, circa 1960-1963
Oil on canvas
26" x 34"
Signed to the bottom right corner and titled to the reverse. Presented in the original frame, measuring 28" x 36".
Nick Vaccaro was a professor and chairman of the drawing and painting department at the University of Kansas. As an artist, Vaccaro was the recipient of purchase awards from the San Francisco Museum of Art (1958), the Dallas Museum of Fine Art (1961), and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Art, and his work has additionally been exhibited in the Nelson Gallery of Art, Oklahoma Arts Center, Wichita Art Museum, and Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts.
Some cracking and small scattered paint flakes in the upper center.