Southwest still life painting – 1930s
Margaret D. Moore Ewert painted in the American southwest, painting landscapes, still life paintings, and figurative paintings of the Southwest. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago in the early 1930s and exhibited there in 1931 and 1933.
This work, a still life oil painting, is titled ‘Desert Lily’ and retains an exhibition label from the Fortieth Annual Exhibition of Art at the Chicago Artists in 1936.
Oil on canvas. Housed in a quality hand carved frame.
Measures 29.5″ x 23.5″ sight size, and 33.5″ x 27.5″ x 2″ overall including framing.