Peter Rappoli (American, born 1947)
Untitled (woman in yellow dress), late 20th century
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the verso
Peter Rappoli was born in Massachusetts in 1947 and is known for large abstract oil paintings, intimate gouache paintings, and delicate ink drawings. His works are influenced by Dutch masters, DC comics, and Japanese woodblocks. Rappoli received a BFA in painting from Boston University. His work can currently be viewed at the Danforth Museum, Massachusetts; The New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut; and The Rose Art Museum, Massachusetts.
- scattered minor abrasions and accretions to painting; abrasions to the edges; stains to the verso of canvas.