Oris Robertson

White Toned Abstract Modern Nesting Doves Oil Painting 1972



Oil Paint, Canvas


Modern abstract oil painting by Texas artist Oris Robertson depicting doves forming a nest out of gold and white leaves. Painting has white paint splatter textures and brown / golden corner borders on the upper left and right corners. Signed by artist in the bottom left. Framed in a dark wooden frame.

Artist Biography

Oris Robertson was a prolific visual artist, he started painting and drawing as a boy in Brownsville, Texas in the mid 1940s. He was born in 1937 in Presidio, across the border from Ojinaga and Chihuahua. Robertsons family moved to Brownsville when he was 8. He started drawing and painting soon after. He studied commercial art at Texas Southmost College and earned a degree in fine arts in 1968.

Dimensions With Frame

H 38.56 in. x W 40.5 in. x D 1.5 in.

Dimensions Without Frame

H 37.88 in. x W 39.63 in.