Portraits & People

Oil Painting Gallery

Contact the Perkowitz Art Studio with any questions or to purchase the original oil paintings shown here. Custom prints are also available.

"William at Sunset"

 

18" x 24" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"'William at Sunset' is the artist's loving tribute to his father who was born in 1927.'"

 

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"Abby In Mexico"

 

24" x 36" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"This is the artist's daughter Abby modeling her new dress on a trip to Mexico."

 

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"Julian Looking For The Train"

 

24" x 36" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"This is the artist's step-son Julian at the Botanic Garden of Chicago. They had a toy train exhibit among the plants and Julian was waiting for one to come around the corner. This painting literally took an entire year to complete. After finishing the under-painting, the artist had a stroke and was not able to complete it for a year."

 

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"Emily At Easter"

 

18" x 24" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"This one has a story. Emily is the artist daughter collecting Easter eggs when her older brother and sister run off faster than her."

 

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"Baby Christine"

 

18" x 24" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"Here we see my wife Christine – as a baby – peeking out from under the coffee table in the family living room."

 

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"Scout John Fishing"

 

20" x 16" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"My son John has spent much of his life outdoors. This is him, over a decade ago, when he was a Boy Scout at Camp Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan in Wisconsin."

 

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"Rachel's Question"

 

18" x 24" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"This portrait of a young woman deep in thought at a Paris café is my oldest daughter Rachel.

 

Paul Simon's song 'How Can You Live In the Northwest' became the soundtrack that played over and over again in my head as I was creating the painting. You will find the question there."

 

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"Abby's Surprise"

 

30" x 48" | $2500

Oil on canvas

 

"This re-imagining of a real event is my youngest daughter Abby at the petting zoo. The large scale of this canvas renders her at larger than life size."

 

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"William 1"

 

18" x 24" | $1500

Oil on canvas

 

"This is the first of two studies of my father William in preparation for 'William at Sunset."

 

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"William 2"

 

18" x 24" | $2000

Oil on canvas

 

"This is the second of two studies of my father William in preparation for 'William at Sunset.'"

 

>> Available through Perkowitz Art Studio

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