Lamar Briggs

"The Red Vase" Colorful Red and Blue Modern Abstract Floral Still Life Painting



Mixed Media, Acrylic


Colorful painting of a large blue floral arrangement in a bright red vase against a white background. The loose energy of the brushwork adds extra life and dimension to the piece. Signed twice and titled on the back. Hung in a complimentary smooth gold frame.

Artist Biography

Lamar Briggs (1935-2015), born in Lafayette, Louisiana, attended the 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.

Dimensions With Frame

H 49.75 in. x W 37.5 in. x D 1.25 in.

Dimensions Without Frame

H 47 in. x W 35 in.