This is a terrific Vintage Landscape by noted California Artist Frances James. I love it's loose painterly style giving the piece a certain amount of "Abstraction". This Original Fine Art Painting is signed in the lower left hand corner, Frances James and is Framed in a vintage "aged / weathered wooden period frame.
Painting is in overall excellent vintage condition, ***with Definite signs of age and wear, including some wear on the painting along the stretchers edge. Please Zoom the photos to appreciate all the details, as well as to best understand overall condition.
Painting measures 30.5" x 26.25" x 2" Framed, painted on a 20" x 24" stretched canvas.
Here is a bit of info I found online: Born in Los Angeles, CA on May 31, 1912. James spent most of her life in the Los Angeles area as a resident of Van Nuys. She studied at the Los Angeles Art Institute under Christian von Schneidau and Nicholi Fechin. She died in Grants Pass, OR on July 24, 1999. Exh: Las Artistas Art Club; San Fernando Valley Art Guild; Calif. Art Club; Crenshaw Fair, 1948 (award); LA City Hall, 1948, 1949; Calif. Art Club, 1953; Greek Theater (LA), 1953; Madonna Art Festival (LA), 1955 (award). Mural: Rands (Hollywood).
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