"The Importance of Remembering" Oil Painting, Stanton Englehart, COASE17-02
This is a Stanton Englehart oil painting on linen canvas titled, "The Importance of Remebering". Stanton has some titles that make you think, smile or just let you know where he was in his mind when he painted a particular piece or place. Framed with a thin wood gold gilt frame, these were of Stanton's own making. Stanton Englehart 1931-2009 grew up on on a farm in Cortez, Colorado, moved to Durango in 1957 to attend Fort Lewis College, earned a Master's Degree in Fine Arts from the University of Colorado, and taught in the Art Department at Fort Lewis College for 30 years until he retired in 1991 to paint full time.