Sylvia Spicuzza

Billie the Brownie Laughing, ca. 1945
Watercolor, graphite and gouache on cream wove paper
8 x 5.75 in
SKU: DB5149d
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In this painting, Sylvia Spicuzza demonstrates her skill as an illustration artist, representing the Milwaukee character Billie the Brownie with a growing spring of a tree. An illustration like this could grace the pages of a children's book or illustrated magazine, or as an advertisement for Schuster’s Department Store. 

Watercolor, gouache and graphite on paper
8 x 5.75 inches, artwork
14 x 12 inches, frame

Stamped with artist signature, below image, lower left.
Presented in a new custom frame with a gold-finish neoclassical wood moulding, archival matting and mounting materials; and UV glass to inhibit fading.