Carlo Di Paolo Oil Painting on Masonite "The Sower of Truth"
An oil painting on masonite titled The Sower of Truth by folk artist Carlo Di Paolo, executed March 5, 1954. Depicted is a post-war WPA style figural scene with two men engaging in a fight. Influenced by the American Regionalist painters such as Grant Wood and Thomas Hart Benton. Inscribed to the verso. The work remains unframed.
Related to item numbers 17DCC211-747 and 17DCC211-746.
- edges of the board dented and worn; the board has become warped outward over time.