Lot 81: WILL SPARKS, American (1862-1937), Adobe Village, Moonlight, oil on canvas, unsigned, dated "May 6, 1930" on reverse., 24 x 36 inche...
October 27, 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
Adobe Village, Moonlight
oil on canvas, unsigned, dated "May 6, 1930" on reverse.
24 x 36 inches
Provenance: Dr. Irwin Schoen; Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco; Private Collection, Georgia.
Exhibitions: Laguna Beach Museum of Art, July 10, 1979 - August 28, 1979.
Literature: "Southern California Artist 1890-1940," Laguna Beach Museum of Art, page 175; "California Design 1910," Timothy Anderson, page 47 (plate 39). Moure, Nancy D., "California Design 1910: Southern California Landscape Painting," in American Art Review, Nov - Dec 1974, Illus. p. 140.
Other Notes: Tags: Western, California
Condition: Very Good
Restoration: Very Minor
Frame: Quality Reproduction
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