Original oil painting on canvas mounted on board by well known American artist and illustrator Jon Whitcomb (1906-1988) of an un-identified man, done in a highly realistic (quasi photo-realistic) manner. This painting measures 17" by 18 1/2" (20" by 21 1/2" in its original frame. Offered in excellent original condition. Signed and dated 1966 l.r. Jon Whitcomb is mainly known for his cover illustrations, for Collier's and a series of other magazines, of glamorous and beautiful young women. He was a combat artist during WWII, after which he resumed his art career. Jon Whitcomb is well listed, exhibited, and collected.