California river landscape with mountain range in background. Classic Golden State. Framed.
John Paul Burnham was born in Illinois on August 14, 1883. John Paul was the son of architect Franklin Burnham, and a resident of Los Angeles by 1900. By 1910 he had a home in South Pasadena and was a magazine illustrator. He worked there as an artist until his death on Feb. 8, 1956.
Exhibited: Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1928.
Source: Edan Hughes, “Artists in California, 1786-1940”