Portrait of a Mexican Woman: Oil on Canvas Sold P729

An exceptional example of American Realist painting that radiates the relaxation and charm that is Old California. Lovely period colors. Oil on canvas, circa 1933. The artist captures the details of the sitter's Mexican silver jewelry and linen blouse with verve and brio. Purchased from a San Diego estate. Professionally cleaned, has a minor bend ...

Centinela Adobe Iron Triangle Bell Circa 1925 SOLD A614

Come and get it.   From the estate of long time residents of the famed Centinela Adobe. Complete. Makes a beautiful racket. Known as the "Centinela Adobe", the ranch house is considered to be one of the most magnificently preserved smaller adobes in Los Angeles County. It was built in 1834 by Don Ignacio Machado and ...

Sand Cast Mold Large Seal/Insignia Department of the Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery c 1942 SOLD A596

A pretty glorious artifact at 40" in diameter, this sand cast mold was most probably prepared for the great new Naval medical headquarters in DC in 1942. In 1938, the United States Congress appropriated funds for the acquisition of land for the construction of a new Naval medical center, and President Franklin D Roosevelt selected the ...