Dick’s daughter, Melissa was a model several times. Also Dick had her portrait done by a good friend Charlie Cross. They bartered through paintings.
The date of this painting would be 1971. Melissa's graduation from Mary Mount High School, off Sunset Blvd, just up from UCLA.
Melissa has gone on to be a successful Water Color Artist in her own right.
Portrait of Melissa Burg, 20x24, Oil on Canvas on Masonite, Unframed, Unsigned by Dick Burg, Courtesy of Melissa Burg Adkison.
Portrait of Melissa Burg, Charcoal on Paper, 8 x10, by Dick Burg, Courtesy of Melissa Burg Adkison.