Artwork Info

Artist Name:

Nathan Oliveira

Artist Bio:

Nathan Oliveira was born in 1928 in Oakland, California and died in 2010 in Palo Alto, California. Oliveira earned a BFA and an MFA from the California College of Arts and Crafts. His work is held in numerous collections, including The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, Detroit Institute of the Arts, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, MoMA, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, SFMOMA, and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Artwork Title:

Standing Site Figure




Oil on canvas


36 × 27 in. (91.4 × 68.6 cm); Framed: 36 5/8 × 27 5/8 × 2 1/4 in. (93 × 70.2 × 5.7 cm)