Keith Shaw Williams Colorado River P537

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

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

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 sold P530

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, ...

Ferdinand Kaufmann “Sherwood Lake” SOLD 1939 P520

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 SOLD

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 ...

Anatole Alexandrovich Efimoff (1897-1981) Seascape P514

Bold brush and knife work animate this picture of a storm at sea making landfall. The surprise is the bright green of the agitated vegetation, a flash of sunlight dazzling the eye as it strikes the whitecaps, the waves breaking on the beach, making the storm itself that much more dark and menacing. This Russian-born artist's ...

Jennie Crawford Still Life P480

A vibrant image displaying a superb technique by Jennie Crawford. oil on canvas. Frame 31" x 27", canvas 21" x 17". 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 ...

Portrait of a Man, oil sketch on canvas, attributed to Rupert Bunny c.1900 P463

This is a work of high quality, on French canvas, perhaps a self-portrait, and most probably, judging from the style and the man's wing-collar and whiskers, dating from the turn of the last century. The painting is highly assured and the life of the subject is conveyed vividly. We can only speculate as to who ...