American, 1934 - 2010
Rural to Urban, ca. 1950s
Oil on burlap
28 x 20 inches (framed 30 x 22 inches)
Titled on label on reverse
James Poteat was born in Black Mountain, NC. He was a self-taught artist, who painted houses by day and fine art by night. He won awards for his artwork. In 2010, Poteat died in Tarpon Springs, FL at the age of 76.