MAKK, Americo, (Hungarian, 1927-2015): Brunette Nude Beauty, ''Day Dream'', original Oil/Canvas, 40'' x 30'', signed lower left, signed and titled verso, framed 42'' x 32.50''. Purchased in 1983 for $14,500. Appraised for $35,000.00 in 1990. Sold with COA. Makk studied at the Hungarian National Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest and went on to instruct at the Rome Academy of Fine Art. Makk moved to Hawaii in 1967. His notable paintings include historical and ecclesiastical portraits and murals, including portraits of United States Presidents as well as notable figures Edward Teller, Eva Gabor, Barbara Sinatra, Ray Price, Barbara Carrera, and more.
CONDITION: Some scattered craquelure. COA and appraisal in office.