Margaret McDowd: Mexican Marketplace, 1952 P1209 SOLD

Margaret McDowd's view of a Mexican marketplace, 32" x 30" framed, oil on canvas. Superb scene of the central plaza and Cathedral and the life of a city. Price on request. Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion ...

Margaret McDowd: Mexican Washerwomen P1210 SOLD

Margaret McDowd Mexican scene, captures the light, and the life. 29" x 26", framed. Oil on canvas. Price on request. Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion illustrations for the Denver Post. By 1930 she had settled in ...

Margaret McDowd: Yucca Valley P1211 SOLD

Margaret McDowd's take on Yucca Valley in the high desert. 22.5 x 18.5 framed.Oil on board. SOLD Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion illustrations for the Denver Post. By 1930 she had settled in Beverly Hills.  She ...

Margaret McDowd: Still Life P1212 SOLD

Great colors and composition in a traditional still life by Margaret McDowd. 28 x 25, framed. Price on request. Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion illustrations for the Denver Post. By 1930 she had settled in Beverly Hills.  She ...

Margaret McDowd: Still Life with Flowers P1214 SOLD

A strong composition underpins this charmer, and terrific skill brings it off. Decorative, but not bland in any way. 25 x 30, oil on canvas. Price on request. Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion illustrations for the ...

Margaret McDowd: North Lake California P1221

An enchanting study of North Lake by an extremely gifted painter. Price on request.    Margaret McDowd Margaret Epeneter McDowd was born in Colorado on March 26, 1894. Margaret was the wife of Edward L. McDowd.  She started her professional career doing fashion illustrations for the Denver Post. By 1930 she had settled in Beverly Hills.  She died there on ...

Lillian Dayton Man in Sombrero 1925 P1202

Very striking portrait by Lillian Dayton. Deceptively simple: the acute characterization of the sitter arrests, even compels the viewer to engage. Panache is present, plentifully. Dated 2/15/25. Price on request. Lillian Dayton Painter. Born in California on Aug. 13, 1903. After studying art in Paris for three years, Dayton moved to Los Angeles and continued at the Otis Art ...

Anders Aldrin Sunbathers 1940 P1207

Surprisingly, grays predominate in this sunlit beach scene. This kind of surprise, the upending of the expected, is a hallmark of Aldrin's work. A thick impasto, and almost brutal brushwork, work together for a result that can only be described as exquisite. Also wittily registered are the contrasting skin tones of the sunbathers who give this picture ...