Bruce Briggs is a 20th/21st Century American. "GEORGE BURNS" - is an acrylic airbrush painting on stretch canvas, signed in the lower right, and measures 40" x 30.” It is ready to hang. George Burns ( 1896-1996) - Legendary Television Personality, Comedian, Film Actor, Television Actor, Theater Actor, Radio Personality, Known for his ever-present Cigar! Originally from Omaha, NE, Bruce Briggs is a filmmaker with an extensive background in visual arts. He has painted canvas portraits for the likes of celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey, NBA Hall-of-Famer Allen Iverson, and rappers Jay-Z, T.I., and Lil Kim.