9: 8 paintings of golfing poltical figures
Title: 8 original paintings of political figures golfing
Description: 8 original paintings on board. Board size 20x15". Each signed "Fran", and titled.Each political figure is depicted as a Native American golfing, with satirical names, including: Chief 'Sioux Scranton' (William Scranton); Chief 'Hopi In Rough Rocky Feller' (Nelson Rockefeller); Chief 'Swivel Hips Smith' (Margaret Chase Smith); Chief 'Running In Gold Water' (Barry Goldwater); Chief 'Big Foot In Mouth Nixon' (Richard Nixon); Chief 'Dog Leg Lodge' (Henry Cabot Lodge); Chief 'Beagle Ears Johnson' (Lyndon Johnson); and Chief 'Rain In Face Romney' (George Romney). George Romney is 2012 Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney's father. Possibly the work of the artist Fran Matera, a King Features artist. Finely done.
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Date Published: c.1960s?
Some yellow spots of soiling to edges, sometimes yellow spots within painting; very good.