Melvin John Ramos born 1935 to Portuguese-Azorean immigrants in Sacramento, California. He studied art at Sacramento Junior College and Sacramento State College. He lived and worked in Oakland,California, died in 2018. As a student of Wayne Thiebaud, Mel Ramos was close to the so-called Bay Area Figurative School, which, from the 1950s onwards, was based on Abstract Expressionism. In 1961, Mel Ramos started to use for his paintings comic characters
MEL RAMOS Superman Colour lithography 115 x 85 cm Edition: 199 + 50 A.P. Signed and numbered Year: 2006 Price offer on request (est. 3.500/4.500 EUR) Note: Ask also for other artworks by Mel Ramos from private collection.