THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1775-1875, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND REFERENCES RELATING TO THE ARTISTS
THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1775-1875, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND REFERENCES RELATING TO THE ARTISTS
THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1775-1875, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND REFERENCES RELATING TO THE ARTISTS
THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1775-1875, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND REFERENCES RELATING TO THE ARTISTS

THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1775-1875, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND REFERENCES RELATING TO THE ARTISTS

San Francisco, CA: John Howell Books, 1980. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Large Quarto in blue boards with bright gilt lettering to front board and spine. Very light rubbing to extremities. Grey dustjacket with blue lettering, slightly smudged. Foreword Alfred Frankenstein. Printed by Lawton Kennedy, San Francisco.
42 beautiful plates, mostly in color. Very Good Plus in Very Good Plus Dustjacket. Item #75788
ISBN: 0910760101

Information on the work and lives of "...dozens of painters of landscape or portraits or views of the sea active in California before 1875,...". Artists include James Madison Alden, Thomas Almond Ayres, John Russell Bartlett, Richard Brydges Beechey, Mary Park Seavy Benton, Albert Bierstadt, Hiram Reynolds Bloomer, Frederick A. Butman, Jose Cardero, Louis Choris, Edwin Deakin (frontispiece), Gideon Jacques Denny, Ferdinand Deppe, Gasparrd Duch' De Vancy, Harrison Eastman, William Hahn, Thomas Hill, William Rich Hutton, William Smith Jewett, William Keith, Georg Heinrich von Langsdorff, William McIlvaine, Francis Samuel Marryat, William Henry Meyers, Thomas Moran, Charles Christian Nahl, Hugo Wilhelm Arthur Nahl, Francois Edmond Paris, Henry Cheever Pratt, Thomas Ross, William Smyth, Henry S.Stellwagon, Alfred Sully, Tomas de Suria, John Sykes, Bayard Taylor,Leon Trousset, Jean Jacques Vioget, Enmund Vischer, Juan Buckingham Wandesforde, Frederick Whymper, Virgil Williams.

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