Lamar Briggs

"Ibiza / Windsong XXXI" Monumental Purple Expressionist Painting, 1981





Monumental purple expressionist painting with gestural strokes of black, pink and turquoise paint. The painting is signed, titled, and dated by the artist on the back of the canvas. Attached to the canvas frame is a Moody Gallery label. The canvas is currently not framed.

Artist Biography

Lamar Briggs (1935-2015), born in Lafayette, Louisiana, attended University of Southern Louisiana, University of Houston, and graduated from Colorado Institute of Art. Lamar’s work is internationally acclaimed and is known worldwide as a colorist inspired by music and nature. By 1972, Briggs started coming into his own as a proficient colorist and was invited to exhibit in solo and group shows nationally and internationally; he has participated in more than 140 group and solo exhibitions. Briggs’ talents as an abstract artist have been applied to paintings, monotypes, watercolors, bronze sculpture, woodcuts, and tapestry.


H 60 in. x W 84 in. x D 1 in.