Oil on Canvas, “Reclining Nude on Green Paisley Shawl”Signed, Inscribed and dated on Verso”Jean Rossman(Elizabeth)(1919-2008), Feb. 1990”
This charming study of the human figure was painted by a prominent Lansing, Michigan Artist. Rossman grew up in western Oregon, attended Oregon State University and graduated from Willamette University with B.A. degrees in English Literature, Fine Art and Library Science. Rossman was a lifelong patron and contributor to the Fine Arts programs at MSU, eventually establishing an endowed scholarship named for her husband.