Henry David Potwin

Henry David Potwin "Flower Girl" Naturalistic Contemporary Portrait of a Girl, 2012



Oil painting on canvas


Contemporary painting of female on canvas created by Henry David Potwin in 2016, the painting depicts a naturalistic female figure wearing a lush and exotic headdress and necklace. The piece is enclosed in a black frame and the artist has signed and dated the work. Dimensions without Frame: H 14 in x W 12 in.

Artist Biography

Artist Biography: Born in Dallas, Texas David Potwin is the oldest of three children. He first started to paint at the age of 8 years old. As a young boy, Potwin's family would summer vacation in Taos, New Mexico. During the family vacations in 1965, he met artist Eric Gibberd who became his mentor for years to come. David attended the University of Houston Fine Arts program from 1969 to 1974. He studied alongside and under a great group of artists in a building called "The Annex" His subjects range from landscapes, portraits, cityscapes to those that are personal to the artist, idiosyncratic, humorous and socially aware.


H 16.15 in. x W 14.25 in. x D 2 in.

Dimensions without Frame

Dimensions without Frame: H 14 in x W 12 in.