This amazing work of art frame that is a mixed media geometric abstract collage is by Charmion Von Weigand. It is signed with the artists initials CvWand and dated 1955. This is a mid century work of art. It is a stunning piece of vibrancy. She was an American journalist , abstract painter, writer, collector, benefactor and art critic.
It is pigment and paper collage on paper. It has a very Mondrian like feel to it in gorgeous hues of color. She became close friends with Piet Mondrain as evidenced in this great influence of her work that has magnificent hues in pigment of collage media. it has been recently reframed in a gold leaf and black shadow box frame while still retaining the original inner gold framed collage.
It is a frame within a frame it comes with he original Sotheby’s catalog. The artist lived from 1898 through 1983. The original provenance is from a private client who acquired it directly from the artist.