Richard Faralla Constructionist Wall Sculpture
A wood wall sculpture by documented California artist Richard Faralla. Exhibited and works held San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Acquired from a personal friend and student of Faralla. Faralla's later years were spent in West Sonoma County wine country near Forestville, California.Shipping Continental US $95.
Duane "Richard" Raoul Faralla was born in New York on March 19, 1916. "Richard" Faralla studied at the California School of Fine Arts. Previously a painter, in 1959 he turned to sculptures and reliefs assembled from small scraps of wood gathered from construction sites. A long-time resident of San Francisco, he died in Sonoma County, California on August 2, 1996.
Exhibited: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1966 (solo).
Works held: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"