This is a hand signed serigraph by Robert Lyn Nelson titled "Hope for the Future". Beautiful mixed media art piece on extra thick arches paper.
Paper with border measures 35" x 26". Image measures 30" x 22.5". Hand signed and numbered by the artist. This subject is numbered 176/400. Please see photos for details.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity. Buye rs outside the U. Robert Lyn Nelson is a world renowned artist and environmentalist who creates blissful images of marine life.
A southern California native born in 1955, Nelson proved to be a gifted artist from the start, able to create artwork at the age of three that was impressive to say the least. By the time he was thirteen, Nelson was already being offered scholarships by local colleges in and around the San Bernardino county where he lived and attended high school. Two years later he had his first one-man show. Robert Lyn Nelson is widely regarded as one the founding father of the Modern Marine Art Movement, taking the world by storm in the 1970's with his work. His deeply detailed paintings are bursting with color and a sense of magic and movement, bringing to life a variety of figures, subjects and images - most notably the amazing underwater universe of our oceans.
As a diver and deeply committed conservationist, Nelson has made quite an impact in raising awareness of the world we live in, being named one of the nation's first Environmental Heroes in 1997 by then-Vice President Al Gore. The many avid collectors of Nelson's work comprise a Who's Who list of US presidents, movie industry big-wigs and rock n' rollers, including the Bush and Kennedy families, James Cameron and the Beach Boys, just to name a few.