Lot 520 View Catalog
Oil on board impressionist floral painting in orange, turquoise and green, heavy impasto technique, signed lower left Witherspoon (Robert Witherspoon, Tennessee, 1921-1992). Also signed on back, Robert Witherspoon Nashville Tenn. Contemporary giltwood and composition frame with scroll and swag moldings. 11" x 10-1/2" sight, 14-1/2" x 14" framed. Robert K. Witherspoon was born in Columbia, TN. He started in the monument business and eventually opened his own art studio in Nashville, Tennessee. In 1963, Witherspoon was featured in a one man exhibit at the Parthenon in Nashville. His work was most recently featured at the Pryor Art Gallery at Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN.