John Axton Signed “Dragon Boat Races” Abstract Oil on Board Painting


An abstract oil on board painting titled Dragon Boat Races by American artist John Axton (born 1947). Colors of purple, blue, green, red, cream, and black are used to create a texturally dense composition. Signed to the lower right corner and titled verso, the painting is displayed in a black wooden frame.

John Axton graduated from Southern Illinois University's commercial art program. He moved from Illinois to New Mexico in 1979 and takes influence from Southwestern culture. Axton is known for minimal landscapes that create a feeling of peace.



17” W x 11” H x 1” D (frame); 9.25” W x 3.25” H (sight).

Condition notes:

Age appropriate scuffs and scratches to the frame. There is a chip to the frame on the lower right corner.

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