Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed "Pushman" at lower left, presented in the original carved and gilt wood frame with dragon motif. SS 58.25 x 33.5 in.; DOA 61.5 x 37.75 in.
Estate of Mr. Harry Lojewski, Camarillo, CA Mr. Lojewski began his long and successful career in Hollywood as a classical pianist. He then served as a rehearsal accompanist for Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, and Esther Williams at MGM. From here, he continued moving up the entertainment ladder until his eventual retirement as Vice President of MGM / United Artists.
Professionally restored and cleaned in 1989. A full report by the conservator, Rosamond Westmoreland of Los Angeles, CA, accompanies the painting.
$30,000 - 50,000