This is a graceful mid-century modern painting, signed and dated by the artist. The composition depicts a nude male figure identified as Herakles on the back of the canvas. The nude figure showcases a muscular physique on a bold red and white background. The painting comes mounted in its original gold and red frame. It is signed ‘F. Ladd 61’ on the front with detailed provenance on the backside. The painting measures 17.25” wide / 24.5” tall and is in excellent condition.