Started in 1954 and finished in 1989 this oil pastel on paper scene of Mexico entitled "Plaza Apatzingán" is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918-1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips Collection, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and the Oakland Museum of California. Randall traveled the world as a Merchant Marine during WWII. He lived in Mendocino, CA during the 1960s with his wife, Emmy Lou Packard, where they ran a guesthouse and art gallery.
1954-89 Oil Pastel Paper 20"x16" unframed
Signed, dated and titles lower right. Excellent vintage condition.