Odets was also a painter often working with water color as shown in this painting titled "Gentle Beasts," unsigned. The peaceful painting is bordered in pencil possibly to show where a mat or frame would go or for trimming. The artwork measures 6 x 8 inches and floats on a dark gray mat overlaid with a white mat, framed in black satin finished wood, matted and framed in museum quality materials, framed in 5/8/inch black satin wood. Frame measures 15 ½ x 13 3/4.
Odets' first art exhibit was in 1947 at the Neumann Gallery in New York.