Colorado & Regional Art

A Pleasant Pastime

A Pleasant Pastime

Year 1986

Artist Frank Sampson (b. 1928, American)

Media acrylic on cloth

Dimensions 31 x 32 inches

Born in Edmore, North Dakota, Frank Sampson received his MFA from the University of Iowa in 1952. Sampson spent some time traveling abroad, particularly in Belgium, and his paintings are influenced by an old world European style. He is Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts, at the University of Colorado, Boulder where he taught from 1961 until his retirement in 1990. Sampson has exhibited his work widely, both in the United States and abroad.

ON VIEW in Promenade Gallery 2

Signature Signed "Sampson 1986" lower right corner

Credit Line Collection Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

Accession Number 2006.0713