A Word With Polly

Artist:Al Brule
Medium:Oil on Illustration Board
Dimensions:Sight Size 27" x 18 1/2" Framed 24 1/2" x 29 3/4"
Original Use:Calendar Art for The Shaw-Barton Calendar Company
Price: S O L D
Above: Full view of oil on illustration board
Above: The artist's signature

A 1961 painting by Al Brule created on commission for the Shaw-Barton Calendar Company; scene features a modern formally attired heartbreaker with her colorful parrot as was often the scene. Included in sale is a vintage calendar print of this work, titled "A Word With Polly."

Above: Printed Shaw-Barton calendar of Image

Brule was a Chicago area illustrator whose style closely resembled Haddon Sundblom and his circle of Chicago artists.

Above: Detail
Above: Verso view
Above: Framed in simple gold wood frame


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