Object ID
1995.19.3.13
Object Name
Print
Object Collection
Medium
watercolor
Object Entities
Angeli, Theo (created by)
Angeli, Theo (is related to)
Object Description
Colorful cartoon watercolor print by Theo Angeli mounted on a heavy poster-board backing. This picture depicts a family at the beach all sitting in an extended motorcycle. The father has a grand mustache and is wearing matching yellow and white vertically striped pants and jacket with no shirt underneath, a white fedora-type hat with a black band, round sunglasses with gray lenses and has no shoes on - He's driving the motorcycle with his right hand and holding a white dog with his left.  A young man behind him in a blue and white striped shirt and baseball hat. A young woman sits behind him with a white hat on, white cat-eye sunglasses with blue lenses and red lipstick - she doesn't look happy. The mother brings up the rear on a slightly reclining chair wearing a read sundress and straw hat.  On the extension behind her, there is a large rope-covered bottle of retsina (wine) and picnic basket with foodstuffs.
Origin
Theo Anglei was most likely an American cartoon artist of Greek heritage who painted these as a hobby, probably around the 1960's.
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Citation
Print, Theo Angeli Print Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/11515. Accessed 12/07/21.