M. Jay Lindsay

Master Potter, Sculptor, Painter, Adventurer

Paintings » Oregon Landscape, 1965-1966

Oregon Landscape, 1965-1966, by Melvin Jay Lindsay

Oregon Landscape 1965-1966

oil on raw canvas
28.5 x 25.6 inches (72.39 x 65.03 cm)
Provenance: private collection

Oregon Landscape, 1965-1966, was painted near the house Jay Lindsay rented while attending the University of Oregon in Eugene. Jay painted this on unprimed canvas, and as he later recalled,”It took forever – the raw canvas kept soaking up the oil paint.”