Lowell Nesbit Artwork

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LOWELL NESBIT (1933-1993)

Lowell Blair Nesbitt was an American painter, draftsman, printmaker, and sculptor. He served as the official artist for the NASA Apollo 9, and Apollo 13 space missions; in 1976 the United States Navy commissioned him to paint a mural in the administration building on Treasure Island spanning 26 feet x 251 feet, then the largest mural in the United States; and in 1980 the United States Postal Service honored Lowell Nesbitt by issuing four postage stamps depicting his paintings.

He was also known in NYC for his incredible home and Studio Parties where during his lifetime many arrived for his exhibitions, and purchases of his glorious works of Art.

Over the course of his career, MariGold published twenty of his painting editions.