Astonishing photo realistic pastel drawing by contemporary artist Robert Peterson. 19 x 26″ paper size. Artists Bio” Robert Peterson is a pastel artist accomplished at revealing a softer and innovative style to representing ordinary objects. His choice of palette, value control, and convincing use of light help to achieve a striking photo-realism quality within his pieces. Peterson’s meticulously detailed, yet minimalist still life pastels are extraordinary. His images of fruits, vegetables, and shells have a quality to them that can only truly be appreciated in person. Mr. Peterson lives in Albuquerque with his wife and his work is in important collections all over the world.