Lloyd Kelly (American, b.1946) acrylic on canvas depicting a flower; signed and dated to bottom left corner "Lloyd Kelly 1993" as well as signed to back; measures approximately 17" x 15" with frame and has a sight image of approximately 13-9/16" x 11-9/16"; in Good overall condition. Lloyd Kelly is an internationally acclaimed artist whose paintings are rendered in an honest, straight-forward style, characterized by acute observation and meticulous technique. The results are paintings that bound forward with forcefulness and originality. Kelly was born in 1946 in New Orleans and began his art studies at the University of Nebraska, where in 1973 he obtained a Bachelorï¾’s Degree in Drawing, and then a Masterï¾’s Degree in Fine Arts and Printmaking from the University of Guanajuato, Mexico in 1975. Soon after, he attended the Arts Students League in New York City and finally traveled to Europe for museums studies at the Louvre and Tate Gallery.