Lot 233
Frank Faulkner (American, 1946-2018), Abbey Snake
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Acrylic on canvas, signed and dated 1998 on the verso, gallery wrapped canvas.

60 x 60 in.

From the Estate of the late Joseph D. Rowand, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Joe Rowand was instrumental in developing a contemporary art scene in North Carolina. After studying in New York City at Parsons, he brought the big city art feel to Chapel Hill, North Carolina when he opened Somerhill Gallery in 1972. His gallery served as an epicenter for collectors and artists to gather and grow for over thirty years.

Robert McClain & Co., Houston, Texas

Born in Sumter, South Carolina, Faulkner received both his BFA and MFA from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He was a curator at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in Winston-Salem. Solo exhibitions of his work have been mounted at such diverse locales as the Mint Museum in Charlotte, The Arts Club of Chicago, and the Gibbs Museum in Charleston. He has also been included in group shows at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, the High Museum in Atlanta, and the Forum Exposition in Zurich.

Good estate condition.

$3,000 - 5,000