Wheatley, Warik
(1928-1996)

Warik Wheatley studied in London, Paris and Rome and has exhibited his paintings in those cities. His master was Cav. Antonius Datillo-Rubbo of Florence, Italy. Norman Hartnell, M. V. O.(couturier to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II) introduced his work to La Comtesse d’Ortez of London Vogue and the late Mons. Michele de Brunhoff, art director of Paris Vogue.

Warik designed the color cover of Dior’s biography “Speaking of Fashion”. In New York he designed for and was assistant to Oleg Cassini. His paintings are in the private collections of some of the following: Her Majesty Queen Mary

Their Royal Highnesses, The Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Serene Highnesses Prince Ranier III and Princess Grace of Monaco, Mrs. John F. Kennedy, Carol Channing (New York), The Brazilian Ambassador, Judy Garland, Marlene Dietrich (Paris)…and many more

Price Range

$2500 - $250,000

Category

19th, 20th & 21st Century American Paintings