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‘Sunset in Borneo’ Oil on Board, signed, Frances (Frank) Mallalieu Payne, 1957

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Frances (Frankie) Mallalieu Payne (1885-1975) is a widely collected Australian artist known for her studies of children and beach scenes. In this lovely work the colours of a tropical sunset are transposed with consumate skill.

Oil on board, signed lower right and annotated to reverse, 'Sunset in Borneo' by Frank Payne, Royal Art Society Exhibition, Sept. 1957'. The painting has been professionally cleaned and glazed and replaced in it's original frame.

The frame is a lovely example of mid 1950s framing craft, hand-carved and gilded.

If you're looking for a decorative period painting, this will fit traditional mid-century interiors and sit very well with rattan furniture.

Artist Frankie Payne
Condition Excellent restored condition with original frame also in excellent condition
Image high 33 cm
Image wide 25 cm
with Frame high 43 cm
with Frame wide 35.5 cm