Lot Details

Unframed linen sheet is 14 x 14 inches. Framed, 22.75 x 23 inches. UFO/Albert Merola Gallery label affixed to frame on verso.

This gouache on linen painting by noted Provincetown artist James Balla displays the influence of the Abstract Expressionist artists who frequented the same Massachusetts seaside town in the 1950's and 1960's. This work has been exhibited by the the Albert Merola Gallery in Provincetown (formerly known as the "UFO" or Universal Fine Objects Gallery), with whom he has enjoyed a longtime partnership.

James Balla (b. 1956, Norwalk, CT) studied at Parsons School of Design in New York. His most recent exhibition at Albert Merola Gallery, "James Balla, Revisitation: New Paintings" took place from June 8-28, 2012. He has also exhibited at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, Lamia Ink, NY, Housatonic Mus., Bridgeport, CT, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY, Takara Gallery, Houston, TX, Fort Point Art Gallery, Boston, MA, Paesaggio Gallery, Hartford, CT, Art Complex Museum, Duxbury. and many others. James Balla lives and works in Provincetown, MA.

Read more
No condition report has been added for this lot. Please contact the specialist for further information.
  • UFO Gallery
UFO Gallery, Provincetown
  • Ships From: New York, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 23 x 22.75 in. (58.42 x 57.78 cm.)
Accepted: Wire Transfer, Check
artnet Assurance Policy: Every artnet Auctions seller has been approved by artnet after a thorough review. All of our sellers are required to accept the following artnet policy: A buyer may return an item purchased through artnet Online Auctions, if the item received is not as described in its listing, or is found to be not authentic.
Please see our full Return Policy for details.

Comparable Works

Log In or Register to view comparable works.