Lot 1443
Joseph Wallace King "Vinciata" (NC/Italy, 1911-1996), A Young Man
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on board, unsigned, presented in the original frame.

Frame dimensions 26 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.

Born in Horsepasture, Virginia, Joseph Wallace King was raised in North Carolina. After living and studying in Washington, D.C., he returned to Winston-Salem to focus on his career as an artist. With the support of Charlie Babcock, husband to Mary Reynolds, heir to R. J. Reynolds, King was able to travel to Italy and France. He was also introduced to Victor Hammer, director of Hammer Galleries, who represented the artist for many years.

Good estate condition.