Original oil painting of a reclining nude in front of a California landscape by Stan (Stanislaus) Poray (American, 1888-1948) offered in excellent condition. This painting is an oil on canvas. It measures 20" by 25" (painting alone) and 29" by 34" in its extraordinary original hand-carved frame (Poray was known to carve his own frames, and this painting's frame may well be by his hand). It is signed "Stan P. Poray" l.r. It is also titled "The Dreamer" on the stretcher. Stanislaus Poray is a California painter, illustrator and teacher who was born in Poland. He studied in Krakow and Paris before leaving Europe for California. His works are held at the Los Angeles Museum of Art, at the Detroit Museum of Art, at the Fogg Museum (Harvard) etc. He is extremely well-listed.