Frank McElwain Oil Painting "Between Deliveries," Late 20th Century
Frank McElwain (Cincinnati, Ohio, 20th century)
Between Deliveries, late 20th century
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to lower right
Attributes labeled to verso
Artist catalog to verso
A native Ohioan, McElwain received a Bachelor of Science degree from Xavier University in 1966. Interested in art from a young age, he accepted commissions throughout his studies and continues to this day. As a member of the Cincinnati Art Club, he exhibits often throughout the area. McElwain’s works display nostalgic scenes of the early 1900s. His best known works depict historical architecture and landscapes. By the mid 1970s, he established an artist studio along with his wife, known as McElwain Fine Art and Illustration. Throughout his career, McElwain has received commissions from numerous businesses, including Procter & Gamble, Aronoff Center for the Arts, Fifth Third Bank. His work can be found in private and corporate collections.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- brush hairs dried in paint throughout the composition; wear and discoloration to frame.
- measures frame; sight measures 23.5" W x 17.5" H.