Carl Oscar Borg [1879-1947] Etching of the Santa Barbara Mission P690


Carl Oskar Borg (March 3, 1879 – May 8, 1947) was a Swedish born, American painter who was known for themes of the Southwestern United States. Carl Oscar Borg was born into a poor family in Grinstads parish, County of Älvsborg,Dalsland province, in Västergötland, Sweden. Oscar Borg moved to London at age 15 to assist portrait and marine artist George Johansen. In 1901, he sailed for the United ...

Cal Art Bookends Spanish Courtyard CA445


A beautiful pair of ceramic bookends depicting a Spanish Courtyard. Bookends measure 6 1/4 x  6 x 2. From its founding in 1922, James White Hislop's California Art Tile Company was known for its distinctive product's "soft" look in subtle, muted glazes that accorded so well with the California Arts and Crafts style. Call for pricing.

San Miguel Mission Souvenir Bronze Bell MI102


Solid bronze 2"  souvenir bell, marked "San Miguel". San Miguel is home to the Mission San Miguel Arcángel, founded on 25 July 1797. Mission San Miguel Arcángel was founded on July 25, 1797 by the Franciscan order, on a site chosen specifically due to the large number of Salinan Indians that inhabited the area, whom ...

Santa Ines Souvenir Bronze Bell MI101


Bronze 2" Souvenir Mission Bell, "Santa Ines". Mission Santa Inés (sometimes spelled Santa Ynez) is a Spanish mission in the present-day city of Solvang, California. Founded on September 17, 1804 by Father Estévan Tapís of the Franciscan order, the mission site was chosen as a midway point between Mission Santa Barbara and Mission La Purísima Concepción, ...

San Antonio De Padua Souvenir Mission Bell MI105


Solid bronze 2" Souvenir Mission Bell, "San Antonio De Padua". Mission San Antonio de Padua is a Spanish mission established by the Franciscan order in present-day Monterey County, California, near the present-day town of Jolon. It was founded on July 14, 1771 and was the third mission founded in Alta California by Father Presidente Junípero Serra. ...