Oscar Murillo (Mexican/American, 1940 – 2017)
Untitled, late 20th century
Acrylic painting on canvas
Artist’s estate stamp to the verso
From the artist’s estate
Oscar Murillo was a prominent figure in the 1960s and 1970s Los Angeles art scene. Born in Mexico, he immigrated to the United States and settled permanently in the San Fernando Valley. He studied at San Fernando Valley State College (known today as Cal State Northridge) and received his Bachelors and Masters of Fine Arts. Murillo remained active in his community, teaching art and exhibiting his art in galleries in San Fernando Valley, CA and Santé Fe, NM.
- hole to the center of the canvas; warping and billowing to canvas; abrasions and wear to the edges; discoloration to ends of boards.