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Women with Flowers
Size: 20x24 - Media: Oil on Canvas
Size: 12x16 - Media: Oil on Canvas
He was born in 1938 in San Luis Potosi, and died in 1990 in Mexico City. Even as a child, he was interested in painting. His paintings resonate with vibrant colors, impressionistic pointillism and bold brush stokes. Through the use of simplified figures, he captures the essence of daily life in provincial Mexico as it existed during his lifetime. He began his studies in the School of Painting and at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, and participated in the creation of the murals at the National Museum of Anthropology. Aurelio Pescina gave many one man shows during his life. Many were in Mexico, but his other venues included Athens, Burnsville, Dallas, Newport Beach, and San Diego.