Galleries: Monochromatic Oldies for Boomers

The Monochomatic Oldies for Boomers consists of sixteen 12" x 9" portraits all mounted together on a custom-made frame. Each portrait combines the name of a famous person with an oldies song title or an oldies band name that includes a reference to a color. Scroll down to view close-ups of each portrait.

Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd

Portrait of Mayberry's Barber, Floyd

Pink Freud
Pink Freud

Portrait of Sigmund Freud

Hart of Gold
Hart of Gold

Portrait of Senator Gary Hart

Sister Golden Harriet
Sister Golden Harriet

Portrait of Harriet Nelson with husband, Ozzie.

Green River
Green River

Portrait of Johnny Rivers

Mr. Green Tamborine Man
Mr. Green Tamborine Man

Portrait of Bob Dylan

Dee Purple
Dee Purple

Portrait of Sandra Dee

Purple Hayes
Purple Hayes

Portrait of U.S. President Rutherford B Hayes

Moody in Blues
Moody in Blues

Portrait of Evangelist D. L. Moody

Blue Moon
Blue Moon

Portrait of Moon Unit Zappa with Father

Yellow Sub Maureen
Yellow Sub Maureen

Portrait of Maureen O'Hara

Bellow Yellow
Bellow Yellow

Portrait of Saul Bellow

Black is Black
Black is Black

Portrait of Shirley Temple Black in Blackface

Paint Itt, Black
Paint Itt, Black

Portrait of Cousin Itt

Crimson and Grover
Crimson and Grover

Portrait of U.S. President Grover Cleveland

The King in Crimson
The King in Crimson

Portrait of Elvis Presley

Inspired by: Pink Floyd; Neil Young's Heart of Gold; America's Sister Golden Hair; Creedence Clearwater Revival's Green River; Bob Dylan's Mr. Tambourine Man and the Lemon Pipers' Green Tambourine; Deep Purple and Nino Tempo & April Steven's Deep Purple; Jimi Hendrix's Purple Haze; The Moody Blues; The Marcels' Blue Moon; The Beatles' Yellow Submarine; Donovan's Mellow Yellow; Los Bravos' Black is Black; The Rolling Stones' Paint It, Black; Tommy James and the Shondells' Crimson and Clover; King Crimson.