The way it was. Not too different from the way it is today, really, and yet, how new it was then! And that makes all the difference. A gorgeous landscape, that rescued piece of the wild and natural. One senses the astonishing value of the gift of this park. One is under that long-ago sky.
Los Angeles has been fortunate in the few painters who took it seriously as a subject, and Anders Aldrin is pre-eminent among them. This makes the painting a double-treasure, a superb work of art and a true document of our past. 18 x 22