This textural, mid-century painting by listed German / American artist Frederick Perl (1890-1963) depicts a yellow bird in the Expressionist mode.
Perl earned a Masters degree in architecture at the progressive Art School in Dusseldorf, Germany. He arrived in New York in 1942 and eventually settled in Santa Barbara. The artist exhibited at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and The Long Beach Museum of Art amongst others.
The oil on board is signed and dated on the back, "F.M. Perl 61."
REFERENCE NUMBER: LU8258804286
MEASUREMENTS: Width: 37.5" Height: 29.5"
MATERIAL: Oil on board, Painted wood frame
CREATOR: Frederick M. Perl
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United States