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Signed Alexander RUTSCH (Austrian, 1916-1997). Mixed media portrait painting on Board of actress Anjelica Huston. Signed in lower left corner. Painting is composed of various gestural strokes in tones of blue, green, and red. Painting is set behind plexiglass in gold tone wood frame. Verso has handwritten title ‘Anjelica Huston by RUTSCH.’ Measures approx 35.2 inches in height by 43.2 inches in width with frame. Painting was purchased directly from the Estate of the artist in Pelham, NY. Signed original artwork, portrait art, portraiture, collectible fine art. ‘Alexander Rutsch was born in Russia in 1916 but raised in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. After studying voice in Austria he became an opera singer like his parents, but after WWII, Rutsch's love for visual expression propelled him to change careers. He was a painter, sculptor, philosopher, musician, singer and poet. In 1952, after studying under Josef Dobrowsky, Josef Hoffmann and Herbert Boeckl at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts, Alexander Rutsch received a scholarship to study in

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Signed Alexander RUTSCH Mixed Media Painting

Estimate $1,000 - $10,000Closed 319 Lots Ago
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