Oil pastel design on paper that grew out
of the Loran's wanderings on the mud flats of SF Bay. These flats featured "driftwood sculptures" made by the era's hippies. It was these sculptures that Loran abstracted with his oil pastels ...
A substantial and period oil abstract comprising graceful,
curvilinear constructivist forms in shades of red, yellow, and blue against an ivory background. Signed lower right "R.R.M." and dated 1969. Unframed. Age toning, edge rubbing.