Fred M. Sersen: “Griffith Park 1923” sold P934

Oil on board, plein air depiction of Griffith Park, dated 1923. Just beautiful. With frame, 16"w x 12.5"h; image 13"w x 10"h. Price on request. Fred Sersen (1890 --1962)  Born in Vaseli (now in the Czech Republic), Fred Sersen was seventeen when he immigrated to the United States and by 1916, took up permanent residence in the Los ...

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 ...

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 ...