Graziella Jacoby Portrait of Victor Daniels, Chief Thundercloud 1930s P607

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A beautiful drawing of a beautiful man, Victor Daniels, Chief Thundercloud, the first Tonto, who is therefore forever immortal in the hearts of the now aged children who watched him up on the screen in those first two serials. Rendered in assured strokes of the pencil and heightened with colored pencil and pastel, this portrait ...

M.C.Kinney Reclining Male Figure: Boxer 1920s P588

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A powerfully executed figure study in oils with a fantastic amount of period flavor. The gloves, the old-fashioned leather jockstrap, the slicked down hair, the leather boxing boots, all definitely date this painting to the 1920s. We aren't sure if the hand-lettered M.C. Kinney on the reverse of the canvas is the artist's name or ...

Keith Shaw Williams Colorado River P537

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Beautiful rugged plein air landscape in oils by Keith Shaw Williams, a true American original. Keith Shaw Williams (1905-1951). Painter, watercolorist, printmaker; New York, N.Y. Williams was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and trained in art at the National Academy of Design, the summer school of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the Art Students League, ...

Walt Lee Blaze Of Autumn Plein Air P536

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An autumn scene, lively and evocative, with a great sense of movement about it, and full of the spirit peculiar to Walt Lee. 12 x 20 oil on board. Price on request. A painter and cartoonist, Walt Lee was born on March 21, 1888 in Pasadena, California on a ranch on what is now the corner of ...

Karl Albert California Plein Air Oil On Canvas P534

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The central mass of the great pepper trees sheltering the house is what gives this astonishing  painting its heft. The classic Central Valley landscape masterfully rendered. Canvas measures 20 x 24. Price on request. Karl Albert was raised on a Wyoming ranch and began painting about 1930 when working as the postmaster of Oro Frande, CA.  Studied with ...

Sydney S. Stern Mariachi P530

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A delightful studio painting by the noted commercial artist Sydney S Stern. Framed 25" x 21". Call for pricing. From his New York Times obituary, June 15, 1989: Sydney S. Stern (1890-1989), designer of the original Ritz Crackers, Shredded Wheat and Animal Crackers boxes, died of heart failure June 5 at the Palms of Pasadena Hospital in St. Petersburg, ...

Carl Oscar Borg Charcoal Study California Nocturne P524

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Possibly a study for one of his masterly etchings, this charcoal drawing conveys a sense of moonlight in a wood. The paper is creased in the the lower left hand quadrant, otherwise is very good condition Carl Oskar Borg (March 3, 1879 – May 8, 1947) was a Swedish born, American painter who was known for ...

Fremont Ellis Palm Springs 1932 Desert Scene P522

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A thick impasto and bold brushwork characterize this Palm Springs scene by Santa Fe's Fremont Ellis. An avid student of the Impressionists, Ellis was nonetheless an enthusiastic supporter of modern art and the abstract in other painters, though his own work remained figurative. Here one sees a surprising, because home grown, affinity with the European ...

Ferdinand Kaufmann “Sherwood Lake” 1939 P520

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This late landscape by the esteemed California painter Ferdinand Kaufmann shows Lake Sherwood, as it is known, in Ventura County (near Thousand Oaks) in 1939. Man-made in 1904, the lake derives its name from its use by Douglas Fairbanks in the filming of his 1922 production of Robin Hood, and has remained the paradisiacal spot ...

Jack Dudley [1918 - 1996] “Hombre De Tequila” Oil on Board P519

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Jack Dudley lived and painted in Laguna Beach, California for thirty-eight years.  He painted landscapes, architecture, people, and wildlife, in both oil and watercolor, and developed a "broken color" technique of oil painting involving the use of brilliant bits of pure color visible throughout the tonal patterns of his work. Call for pricing. Dudley's studies included five ...

Jennie Crawford Still Life P480

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A vibrant image displaying a superb technique by Jennie Crawford. Born in St Louis, MO on Jan. 25, 1890. Crawford studied at the St Louis School of Fine Arts from 1907-20 and then moved to Los Angeles. She was active there as a lecturer and demonstator until her demise on March 25, 1958. Her specialty was ...

Arthur Fuller Oil On Canvas Magazine Illustration SOLD P478

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One of his era's top magazine illustrators, Arthur Fuller displays his bravura technique in this picture of a romantic couple, he blonde, dashing and nautical, she dark-haired, and a vision in summer white, a busy harbor, a schooner, maybe a clipper, a tug steaming by... Illustrator Arthur Fuller was born in Exeter, New Hampshire, and ...

Vincent Drennan Abstract Landscape, Midcentury Watercolor SOLD P349

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Vincent Drennan [1902- ? ]. Abstract landscape, watercolor. Art measures 22" x 26". Framed 34" x 29". Born in Brooklyn N.Y. in 1902, Vincent Drennan is well-known for both his watercolors and oil paintings. He studied at the National Academy of Design, Cooper Union Art School and the Hawthorne School of the Cape Cod School of Art. ...