Anthony Quinn, Mexican-American, 1915-2001, California, Massachusetts, Africa, Mexico Expressive figurative sculpture, portraiture, painting “Lost Fragment” Inscribed on back “A Quinn” Anthony Quinn was an Oscar winning actor, that spent time between on location takes sculpting and painting. His sculpture created in the 1970s and 80s while acting in Africa is considered his strongest works. Quinn was taught art by Frank Lloyd Wright. The title of this artwork references ancient fragments found in Africa, and was likely created while acting. The pink head takes an infinity symbol shape, with the head on the right side facing right, in a mask-like style with a strong vertical axis, and a lens opening for the eye. Strands of hair compose the left loop, with a large opening in a sideways teardrop shape. MarbleDate: c. 1970-1989
This work of art is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.