Faulkner: Opera House
Original 1977 poster (it must have been something to see)
25 x 19 inches
Antebellum Bluegrass Mansion
Oil on board
10 x 14 inches
Original artist-decorated frame
Flamboyant Kentucky artist Henry Lawrence Faulkner (1924-1981) was born in Egypt, Kentucky, and lived and worked in Lexington.
He studied at the Los Angeles County Art Institute with Millard Sheets, Margaret Montgomery and Pierre Sicard.
He exhibited from New York to Florida, from South Carolina to California, and showed at the Raymond Duncan Art Gallery in Paris, France. He was well-known in the Key West, Florida, scene and was a close friend of Tennessee Williams.