Kenneth (Ken) Riley Original Illustration for the Saturday Evening Post (included), custom framed and listed with the Submit Best Offer option. Submit Best Offer: Here we are posting for sale a very rare and authentic Kenneth Riley Original acrylic on board that was used and published in the August 29, 1959 Saturday Evening Post. As an artist, Riley who passed away in 2015, is forever famous for the accurate, realistic and many other illustration ideals that his images reflect. This artwork shows Riley's full spectrum of genius and why his artworks are so coveted.He is able to take a the emotional scene and convey it with elegant and organic beauty on a 2 dimensional piece of board. The item is titled "Original Illustration for the Saturday Evening Post" that was created in 1959 and contains the label on the veros. This piece looks absolutely spectacular in person with the tasteful, custom frame, complimenting and enhancing the overall display. Born in Waverly, Missouri (1919 - 2015), he is a. Realist painter and a highly successful illustrator.
At the Kansas City Art Institute, he was a student of Thomas Hart Benton. In 1941, Riley went to New York to study with Frank DuMond at the Art Students League, and he also took evening classes at the Grand Central School of Art and with illustrator Harvey Dunn. Kennedy chose one of Riley's paintings for the White House Collection. Today Riley's paintings are in many museums to be enjoyed by collectors and critics alike. He has received many national awards and memberships as an artist.Submit Best Offer, ALL OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED. Worth mentioning again is the fact that Riley has had his illustrations published in many volumes of National Geographic and the Saturday Evening Post. However, this is your chance to own an original Riley piece at far less than retail prices command. The artwork listed is an Original Acrylic painting on board, titled "Original Illustration for the Saturday Evening Post" that depicts a group of men spotting the U-19 of Jack Finney's story from the August 29, 1959 issue. This artwork is still in excellent condition and comes with a copy of the Post. This artworks is incredible to look at, and a perfect addition to any home or office, with its breathtaking creativity and detail. Once again, this is an authentic, original and desirable artwork by Riley. Additionally the artwork is HAND SIGNED in the lower right corner and comes complete with a Gallery Letter of Authenticity.
At this time the artworks is being offered for sale with the submit best offer option which means it will likely sell before this listing ends. This original acrylic painting measures 15x12, and comes with a custom wood frame. The framed dimensions are approx. Riley's art has been exhibited in major museums around the world, and his works of art are to be found in some of the most prestigious public and private collections worldwide. This is the opportunity to add an authentic piece to yours.
More than just a pretty picture. The item "Kenneth Riley Original Illustration Signed Painting Saturday Evening Post Ken" is in sale since Wednesday, March 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "neiman123" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.: Signed