Painting with abstract landscape in gilded plaster frame by Joseph Domareki, American 1953 signed Joseph Domareki on bottom right corner and dated 3-31-53 on verso.
From New Jersey, Joseph Domareki studied at Newark State College, earning a BA degree in 1937. He served in World War II in the Navy in the Pacific, and also was a combat artist covering campaings in the Gilbert, Caroline, and Marshall Islands.
After the war, he earned an MA from the University of Iowa in 1947. He became Chair of the Art Department in 1964 of the School District of South Orange and Maplewood, New Jersey.
He was President of the Audubon Artists from 1964 to 1968 and was a member of the National Society of Painters and Sculptors and the National Society of Painters in Casein.
He had commissions for numerous hammered lead relief murals, most of them in New Jersey. He also did multi-media painting.
W: 43 inches
D: 2 inches
H: 33 inches