William Carrigan (1868-1939) Watercolor View of Legion of Honor Building San Francisco P1360

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One of a suite of three gorgeous watercolors (the others are P1361, and P1362). 36" x 29 1/2" Price on request, William Carrigan Landscape painter. Born in San Francisco, CA on Sept. 21, 1868. Carrigan studied art in his native city at the School of Design. After 1908 he lived in Falls Village, CT and NYC where he was ...

Albert J Londraville Nude with a Flip Hairdo 1960s P1365

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Albert Londraville really rings our bell. This mid-century LA painter produced a body of work of truly original and penetrating portraits, a title even his nude studies clearly earn. This one is of one of his favorite models (she is clearly recognizable in several of the others we have, like P1368). Gorgeous woman, gorgeous painting. 14" x 18", frame ...

Albert J Londraville Young Matron 1966 P1324

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This lovely, seemingly effortless portrait not only captures the sitter, but her time as well. A sense of a private life. It's a truly personal portrait, intimate, and cool. Albert Londraville we consider one of this year's great finds for our store. Let's call him a modernist realist: he embodies the spirit of the mid-century ...

Albert J Londraville Reclining Nude 1953 P1323

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We are so pleased to have received a group of this intriguing artist's paintings. Portraits and some particularly lovely nudes, of which this is a terrific example. A gentle humanism infuses his work, which gives us a lot of pleasure here at the store.  17.5h x 24w. Biography of Albert J Londraville from the Archives of askART Scenic ...

Eva R. Vanloan Smith California Courtyard 1920s P1315

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Eva R. Vanloan Smith. Born in California on Nov. 7, 1890.  Died in Orange, CA on Dec. 17, 1982. Oil on canvas mounted on board. Frame 21" x 25", board 16" x 20". A certain kind of California dream has materialized in this expert little painting. No other person disturbs this reverie. We all get to experience those perfect ...

Hilda Van Zandt Wash Day Scene 1920s P1316

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A charming scene of domestic activity in a courtyard. Two women are engaged in the backbreaking labour of washing clothes and cleaning house. The setting is typical Old California or Mexico, rendered fluently and colorfully. Oil on canvas 16" x 20", framed 19 1/2" x 24". Price on request.  Hilda Mutton Van Zandt Born in Henry, IL on June ...