Percy Pape #118 Tommy Cheng Painting

U.S.A, 1994
48 x 24 in (122 x 61 cm)
ID #TC-Z-118

Portrait of Percy Pape, known as the Human Skeleton and part of the Ringling Brothers circus act in the 1920s. Pictured here with a very severe look.

Tommy Cheng is a contemporary outsider and folk artist who lives and paints in Washington Heights. His unique style of portraiture has attracted gallery shows in New York, San Francisco, Washington D.C., Atlanta, and Paris. Cheng's portraits are inspired by pop culture and celebrities. With its wide open eyes, deceivingly expressive faces, and modernly flat construction a Cheng portrait is instantly identifiable.

Artist: Tommy Cheng

Material: Acrylic on plywood

TC-#118

250-500 art art brut asian american circus folk art human skeleton naive art new york nyc original outsider art percy pape portrait ringling brothers sideshow size-48x24 washington heights

More from $250 to $500


LGA Zentrum Poster
LGA Zentrum Poster
Germany, c. 1965
33 x 24 in 84 x 61 (cm)
$400
Fasching in München Poster
Fasching in München Poster
Germany, c. 1963
33 x 24 in 84 x 61 (cm)
$300
Kapital muss arbeiten Poster
Kapital muss arbeiten Poster
Germany, c. 1980s
33 x 24 in 84 x 61 (cm)
$250
4000 Jahre Architektur in Mexiko Poster
4000 Jahre Architektur in Mexiko Poster
Germany, c. 1961
33 x 24 in 84 x 61 (cm)
$250
Photo 61 Poster
Photo 61 Poster
Germany, c. 1961
33 x 23 in 84 x 58 (cm)
$300