Hawaii Rare Art LG Kilauea Volcano Oil Painting Canvas Wood Joseph DOWSON Signed
A native Hawaiian very talented painter, Joseph Hauoli Dowson, Sr. Dowson is well known in the communnity as an artist and Kumu (teacher). A master in painting, he was also a retired police officer, special investigator in the Honolulu Chiefs' Office, served also as legal investigator for several law firms and fluent in multiple languages. Dowson has a unique style, often creating techniques all his own from highly detailed realism to total abstraction with tools that include painting knives, brushes and his own fingers. His mastery of a style using heavy impasto to achieve striking 3-D effects gives him one of his many original trademarks. His creative abilities capture the essence of the islands' beauty in volcanoes, seascapes, landscapes, and waterfalls. In May 2007, he was honored by Honolulu's Bishop Museum as one of the year's six Mamo (Maoli Arts Month) Awardees, in recognition of his numerous contributions and accomplishments within the community as a Native Hawaiian visual artist. As a native Hawaiian island painter, Mr. These canvases now hang in the home office of United in Chicago, Illinois. Wonderful aged condition, light wear with no tears to canvas, carved wooden frame has some termite damage to bottom, restore or re-frame, some cleaning and all the more beautiful. Integrity and spirit well in tact a very stunning one of a kind original masterpiece. Ase see pictures for details with more made available upon request. Wood frame measures largely at about 44 inches by 32 inches, canvas measures 35 inches by 23 inches. Signature shows largely at bottom right corner DOWSON and possible age 1972 (appears very light under name).
Mahalo (thank you) kindly for your time and considerations. The item "Hawaii Rare Art LG Kilauea Volcano Oil Painting Canvas Wood Joseph DOWSON Signed" is in sale since Thursday, January 28, 2016. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "2119lima" and is located in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Region of Origin: Hawaii
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Style: Modernism
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Painting Surface: Wood
- Medium: Oil
- Size Type/Largest Dimension: Large (Greater than 30in.)
- Date of Creation: Unknown
- Material: Canvas
- Framed / Unframed: Framed
- Features: Signed
- Subject: Abstract
- Originality: Original