ARTIST:MARCHESE (Mid 20th Century, Big Eyed Children Portrait - Style of Margaret Keane), BIG EYED BIG EYE GIRL Big Eyed Children - Style of Keane, MODERN OIL MODERNISM VIBRANT OIL. Also known to have painted abstraction abstract art, still life and portrait -all signed "Marchese".
He locked her in a room and forced her to paint,while taking credit for her work. Conflict over that issue was cited as one of the reasons they divorced. Neither wanting to relinquish rights to the artwork, Walter and Margaret's divorce proceedings went all the way to federal court.
Here's my interesting story about this painting. I bought it because I loved it. Recently Tim Burton's BIG EYES movie was playing on Netflix. I started watching the film and towards the beginning there's a close-up of the signature of the painting Margaret is working on in 1955.
Andy Warhol said, "I think what Keane has done is just terrific. It has to be good. As you can see Keane has incorporated her full realm of fascinating genius into this one artwork. Margaret Keane is an artist forever famous for the emotion and passionate ideals that her images exhibit.
Little Russian Girl is the title for this art card. Suitable for framing. Sad eyed red haired girl inspired by the amazing artist Margaret Keane. Size is 5 x7. Printed on good quality paper. Colors are vivid!
This is from the EyeCandyPaintings collection which is featured from Alaska to Florida. Would make a nice addition to any room! It is inspired by the wonderful artist Margaret Keane and her big eyed girls.