Lewis Ramsey: Cowboy Pulp Cover Painting P1173


Striking Cowboy Pulp Cover attributed to artist Lewis Ramsey. Oil on Canvas, image 24 x 25, with frame 30.5 x 31.5.   Lewis A. Ramsey was born in Bridgeport, Illinois in 1875. He was a portraitist and landscapist. He died in southern California in 1941. John Hafen was Ramsey's first art teacher. In 1892, he began study at the ...

Map of Mexico City by Carlos Mérida 1935 AP479


Artist Carlos Mérida created this eye-popping mouth-watering  golden-age  map of Mexico City. Killer.  26" x 21" not framed Price on request. Map of Mexico City and Valley Business Directory, 1935, by Carlos Merida and published by Frances Toor Studios, and the associated envelope. Carlos Merida was a Guatemalan artist who joined a Mexican mural painting school and ...

Edward Borein (1873-1945) Ink Studies of Cowboys Roping P1170


Sensational Western artist. technical mastery allied to acute observation and huge amount of verve and spirit. The real thing.   18" x 14" framed Price on request. No other artist captured the "disappearing West" with the accuracy and vivacity of John Edward Borein (1872-1945). A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Edward Borein rode south in ...

Edward Borein Rope Casting Cowboy Ink Study P1168


In an artist, a thin skin is often part of the equipment. Taking heartfelt encouragement from one of his peers as thinly veiled disparagement, Ed turned away from working in oils. Oil painting's loss was watercolor's and drawing's gain. These studies are nonpareil. 12" x 9" framed Price on request.

George Sanders Bickerstaff: “Lakeside View” P1162


A beauty by George Sanders Bickerstaff (1983-1954). Prolific can only start to describe this dedicated artist. We're calling this "Lakeside View." Stunning. Oil on canvas. 29 x 24 image, with frame 34.5 x 29. Price on request. Landscape painter. Born in Marianna, Arkansas on April 12, 1893.  George Bickerstaff was a self-taught artist except for a brief ...

Richmond Irwin Kelsey, “Coast Line” P1160


"Coast Line" is actually Montecito, CA. Dated 1965. Oil on board. Image 13 x 10, Framed 22 x 18. Beautifully captures the California central coast where Northern California and Southern California flora meet.   Price on request. Richmond Irwin Kelsey (1905-1987), a painter, muralist, illustrator, and print maker, was born in San Diego.  He studied at the Otis ...

Portrait of a Woman in a Coat Oil On Canvas by Rachel Rubinstein 1937 P1159


Stunning portrait of a society beauty. Well, I made that up. About who she is. The sitter remains unknown in spite of her superb white coat which is really pretty haute in its cut. She is definitely top top.  As little is known about the very accomplished artist, unfortunately. This is first rate work with a more ...

Anna Katherine Skeele: Early Los Angeles Screen P1152


Early Los Angeles Scene circa 1920, oil on board/screen. On its own stand, 30w x 24h. Representation of the old pueblo in an illustrated map style, including the seals of California and City of Los Angeles.   Anna Katherine Skeele (1896 – 1963) Painter and muralist Anna Katherine Skeele is best known for her studies of Southwest Native ...

Frank Bowers Muralist Pirate Scene P1151


Fun and quite grand: Ahoy matey, someone's been caught and may be going to walk the plank. Next stop, Davey Jones' locker for this unlucky pirate! Oil on canvas, 70w x 40d.                   Frank Howard Bowers - Born in California on Nov. 20, 1905. By the 1930s Bowers had settled in Los Angeles. During the Depression he ...

Anders Aldrin “Spokane Lake” P1147


Peaceful yet vibrant California lake view with trees in autumn foliage from Anders Aldrin. Oil on board, 16 x 20.                   Price on request. A painter as well as a print maker, Anders Aldrin (1889-1970) became known for his color wood-blocks and his paintings of still lifes, landscapes, and portraits using “broad, quick strokes and intense hues.”  Originally ...