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Bob Fowler
Colorful Pink, Purple, and Blue Contemporary Abstract Animal Painting

1997

$1,950

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Pink, purple, and blue modern abstract animal painting by Texas artist Bob Fowler. The piece features a colorful abstracted animal, possibly a pig, against a divided pink and purple background. The work is signed and dated in front lower right corner as well as on reverse. Currently hung in a thin white frame. Dimensions Without Frame: H 36 in . x W 48 in. Artist Biography: Robert (Bob) Knight Fowler, Jr. was born on January 28th, 1931, in Houston, TX. Bob was a celebrated artist and master sculptor. He began producing art at the age of nine, when he won a scholarship to the museum of fine arts in Houston. He attended St. Thomas High school, graduated and went on to University of Notre Dame where he received a BFA in 1954. He continued his education at Mexico City College on a Good Neighbor Fellowship until 1958, when he returned to Houston. In 1963 he began working as a full time sculptor. In 1966 he was the first American to win the first place in the International Exhibit of Sacred Art Trieste in Italy. Notably his landmark sculpture, African Elephant, 1982, greets visitors at the entrance to the Houston Zoo. His public pieces are displayed in such diverse settings as concert halls, (Jones Hall in Houston) universities, banks, and community centers. Bob Fowler passed away November 2, 2010.

Details

  • Creator
    Bob Fowler (1931 - 2010, American)
  • Creation Year
    1997
  • Dimensions
    Height: 37.25 in. (94.62 cm)Width: 49.38 in. (125.43 cm)Depth: 1.5 in. (3.81 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent Condition.
  • Gallery Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    Seller: CA158.2021.0831.30301stDibs: LU55138793712

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    Ships From: Houston, TX
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