Hawaiian Dancer #7/10 by Cornelia Foley
Hawaiian Dancer by Cornelia Foley Woodblock print Numbered edition, 7/10 Circa 1930s Dimensions Image 5 1/2" x 8" Mat 16" x 20" Linen mat with gold filet Condition: Excellent, archivally framed in superb premium Koa wood frame, ready to hang. --- Cornelia Foley (1909-2010) was born in Honolulu and is best known for her figure paintings of Hawaiian women in a style much influenced by Diego Rivera. She began her art training under Huc-Mazelet Luquiens at the University of Hawaii and continued her art education at the University of Washington, London's Slade School of Art (as a pupil of Henry Tonks). Major paintings by Foley are held by the Honolulu Museum of Art and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri.