Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Robert Overby

 (1935 - 1993)
Robert Overby was active/lived in California.  Robert Overby is known for conceptualist-architectural.

Biography   Robert Overby


A Los Angeles conceptualist artist, he earned a prestigious reputation but showed his work only rarely during his lifetime and made his living as a graphic artist. From his death in 1993 from Hodgkin's Disease, several major exhibitions have established him a highly independent artist who experimented in many unique ways.

Many of his pieces are latex casts of architectural details from which he creates entire rooms. He was meticulous about detail, and created a self-published catalogue of his 366 pieces of work from 1969 to 1963 and range from early geometric abstract to casts in polyester resin. Many of his works have never been exhibited including some of his metal castings of found objects.



Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

An example of work by Robert Overby
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Robert Overby

Consider a subscription!  More info



Moon Ass
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Robert Overby

Consider a subscription!  More info