OTHER CALIFORNIA ART WEBSITES
WEBSITES FOR INDIVIDUAL ARTISTS
The galleries listed below conduct at least 50% of their business in historic (pre-1945) California art. They are arranged geographically from north to south and then alphabetically. This listing is complimentary and constitutes no warrantee or guarantee of the cited galleries. (If your gallery is not listed here and you fit the parameters, please email email@example.com with pertinent information.)
ANNEX GALLERIES, 604 College Avenue, Santa Rosa, Ca. 95404. Special interest : American and California prints and works on paper. Contact Persons: Dan Lienau and Gala Chamberlain. Tel. 707-546-7352; Fax 707-546-7924. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.annexgalleries.com. See the 'Old California 1900-50' section and the �Gustave Baumann� section.
ARADER GALLERIES, 432 and 435 Jackson Street, Historic Jackson Square, San Francisco, Ca. 94111. Special interest : historically important maps, lithographs of the American West, Californiana, Hawaiiana and Western Americana. Contact persons: Stephanie Waskins and Nicole Lopez, Directors. Tel. 415-788-5115. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.aradersf.com.
BECK [ROBERT] GALLERY, 222 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Anselmo, California 94960. Special interest : Plein Air art of the Twentieth Century. Contact person: Robert Beck. Tel. 415-456-7898; Fax: 415-456-7898. Website: www.beckgallery.org.
BODEGA BAY HERITAGE GALLERY, 1785 Coast Highway 1, Bodega Bay, California 94923. Special interest : 19th Century to mid-20th Century California art, with emphasis on Northern California and California watercolor movement. Contact persons: Dan Rohlfing and Linda Sorensen. Tel. 707-875-2911; Email: BBHGallery@bodegabayheritagegallery.com Website: www.bodegabayheritagegallery.com
BROWN, MICHAEL D., P.O. Box 460492, San Francisco, California 94146. Special interest : Asian American art with an emphasis on early California Asian American art. Contact person: Michael D. Brown. Tel. 415-821-6152; Email: MichaelBrown@AsianAmericanArt.com; Website: www.AsianAmericanArt.com
CALABI GALLERY, 144 Petaluma Blvd. North, Petaluma, California 94952. Special interest: primarily 20th century California artwork with a focus on mid-century and post-war modernism. Contact persons: Dennis Calabi and Camille Palmer. Tel.: 707-781-7070. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.calabigallery.com.
CHRISTOPHER QUEEN GALLERIES, # 4, John Orr's Gardens (P. O. Box 28), Duncans Mills, California 95430, Special interest : Early California 1870-1940 oils, wc; contemporary representational artists specializing in the California landscape. Contact Person: Nancy Ferreira, Tel. 707-865-1318; Fax. 707-865-0208. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.christopherqueengalleries.com.
GARZOLI GALLERY, 930 "B" Street, San Rafael, California 94901. Special interest : 19th & early 20th Century American art with an emphasis on Northern California artists. Contact Person: John Garzoli. Tel. 415-459-4321. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.GarzoliGallery.com.
[GARZOLI] JOEL B. GARZOLI FINE ART, 221 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, California 94118. Special interest: Fine American Paintings and Sculpture. Contact Person: Joel Garzoli. Tel/Fax. 415-931-4321. Cell. 415-706-0466. Email: Joel@jbgfineart.com. Website: www.jbgfineart.com.
[HAYES] LINDEN HAYES FINE ART, 1925 Hayes Street, San Francisco, California 94117. Special interest : American and California fine art of the 19th and 20th centuries. Contact Person: James Barrett. Tel 415-551-5130. Fax: 415-751-1526. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.lindenhayes.com
HOLLOWAY, JAN, 550 Davis Street, # 12, San Francisco, California. 94111. Special interest : San Francisco Art of the 1930s. Contact person: Jan Holloway. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
HUGHES FINE ART, 106 Dolores, San Francisco, Ca. 94103. Special interest : Early California art. Contact Person: Edan Hughes. Tel. 415-626-4653. Email: email@example.com; Website: www.edanhughes.com
KERWIN GALLERIES, 1107 California Drive, Burlingame, California 94010. Special interest : all California Art before 1945; books on California art. Contact Person: Richard or Mercedes Kerwin. Tel. 650-340-8400; Fax. 650-340-8466. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.kerwingalleries.com.
MONTGOMERY GALLERY, 406 Jackson Street, San Francisco, Ca. 94111. Special interest: American and Californian art of all eras. Contact Persons: Lisa Peters and Peter Fairbanks. Tel. 415-788-8300. Website: www.montgomerygallery.com.
NORTH POINT GALLERY, 407 Jackson Street, San Francisco, California 94111. Special interest: Early California; American; Contemporary Realism. Contact Person: Alfred Harrison. Tel. 415-781-7550. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.northpointgallery.com.
[PENCE], JOHN PENCE GALLERY, 750 Post Street, San Francisco, California 94109. Special interest : Living academic realists and early California painters; estates of Minerva J. Chapman; Mary Foote and Robert Maione. Contact Person: John Pence. Tel. 415-441-1138; Fax. 415-441-1178. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.johnpence.com.
SAGEBRUSH GALLERY, P. O. Box 1842, Nevada City, California 95959. Special interest : California plein-air paintings, landscape paintings, Native American Indian baskets. Tel. 530-272-6367. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.SagebrushGallery.com.
CALIFORNIA VIEW FINE ARTS, 12 N. Santa Cruz Avenue, Los Gatos, California 95030. Special interest : collectible original art of �Early California.� Contact person: Kurt Scanlin. Tel. 408-354-6295; Fax 408-354-6275. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.californiaviewfinearts.com.
CARLSON GALLERY, Dolores between 5th and 6th, Carmel, California; mailing address P. O. Box 5966, Carmel, Ca. 93921. Special interest : California postwar period 1945-1965 and some earlier modernism. Contact Persons: David and Jeanne Carlson. Tel. 831-626-3888. Email: email@example.com
CARMEL FINE ART, Dolores and 6th, Carmel, California; mailing address P.O. Box B 1, Carmel, California. 93921. Special interest: California art - historic and contemporary representational. Contact Person: Lorelei Gabel. Tel. 831-624-8010. Cell. 831-521-3642. Fax. 831-624-8015. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.carmelfineart.biz
DEL MONTE FINE ART, 6th Avenue between Dolores & San Carlos Streets, Carmel, California 93921. Special interest: museum quality early California and American paintings. Contact persons: Brent Gross and Jessica Lautzenhiser. Tel.: 831-626-1100. Website: www.delmontefineart.com.
[HARDY] JOSH HARDY GALLERIES, L.L.C., 6th between Dolores & Lincoln, Carmel, California. Mailing address: P.O. Box 148, Pebble Beach, Ca. 93953. Special interest : Early California and American paintings. Contact person: Josh Hardy. Tel. 831-625-4353. Email: email@example.com Website: www.hardygalleries.com
HAUK FINE ARTS, 206 Fountain Avenue, Pacific Grove, California 93950. Special interest : Early and Contemporary California art. Sells selected books. Contact Person: Steve Hauk. Tel. 831-373-6007; Fax 831-373-6076. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.haukfinearts.com
[KARGES] WILLIAM A. KARGES FINE ART, 6th & Dolores (P. O. Box D-1), Carmel, California 93921. Special Interest : early California and American art 1870 - 1940. Contact Person: Patrick Kraft Tel. 831-625-4266; Fax. 831-625-8850. Website: www.kargesfineart.com. Communicate via the gallery's blogspot: http://www.kargesfineart.blogspot.com/
[RAYNOLDS] ROBERT A. RAYNOLDS, 7343 El Camino, Dept. 311, Atascadero, Ca. 93422. Special interest : California Impressionism; Native American items; Craftsmen furniture. Tel. 800-978-0866; 805-462-2301; Fax. 805-461-5804. Email: email@example.com Website: www.california-art.com
RIESER, JAMES J. FINE ART, Dolores between 5th and 6th, Su Vecino Court (mail: P.O. Box 1208, Carmel, CA 93921). Special interest : Impressionist paintings from throughout the Twentieth Century. Contact person: Jim Rieser. Tel. 831-620-0530. Email: JJRFA@pacbell.net. Website: www.rieserfineart.com.
TROTTER GALLERIES, San Carlos near 7th/ Box 3246, Carmel, California 93921 and 301 Forest Ave., Pacific Grove, California. Special interest : pre-1945 California art/ Paintings Impressionist and Post Impressionist. Contact Person: Terry & Paula Trotter, Tel of Carmel gallery. 831-625-3246; Tel of Pacific Grove gallery: 831-649-3246. Fax. 831-625-1456. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.TrotterGalleries.com.
WE BUY CALIFORNIA PAINTINGS, 7343 El Camino Real #311, Atascadero, California 93422. Special interest : paintings, pastels and watercolors painted in California from 1850 to World War II. Tel. 800-978-0866. Fax: 805-462-1943. Website: http://webuycaliforniapaintings.com/
ANDERSON SHEA FINE ART, by appointment only, Santa Barbara, California. Special interest : American art of the Modern period with a focus on California art. Contact Person: Alissa J. Anderson. Tel. 805-989-9937. Email: info@AndersonSheaFineArt.com. Website: http://andersonsheafineart.com./
ARLINGTON ART GALLERY, by appointment only, P.O. Box 3680, Santa Barbara, California 93130. Special interest : Western; Regionalist watercolors and oils; Santa Barbara artists. Contact Person: Marlene R. Miller. Tel. 805-898-2005; Fax. 805-569-1147.
[BREITWEISER] GARY BREITWEISER, STUDIO 2, by appointment only, 434 "B" East Haley Street, Santa Barbara, California 93103. Special Interest : California art. Contact Person: Gary Breitweiser, Tel. 805-965-8100. Email: email@example.com; Website: www.west.net/~studio2/.
D'ANTHES, CLAIRE DE HEECKEREN, by appointment only, Santa Barbara, California. Special interest : Prints. Tel. 805-682-5933.
[MACFARLANE] STEVE MACFARLANE COLLECTION, 133 East De La Guerra St., #186, Santa Barbara, Ca. 93101. Special interest : Fine Art, American art, California paintings, WPA prints. Contact person: Steve Macfarlane. Tel. 888-511-9942. Fax 805-962-0243. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: www.macfarlanecollection.com.
[MAIN] JAMES MAIN FINE ART, 27 East De La Guerra, Santa Barbara, California, 93101. Special interest : California painters and printmakers, 1890-1960; color woodcuts, antiques. Contact Person: Jim Main. Tel/Fax. 805-962-8347. Email: Jmainart@aol.com. Website: www.sbada.org and click on "Downtown Galleries" and on "James Main."
MAUREEN MURPHY FINE ARTS, by appointment, P.O. Box 50625, Santa Barbara, California 93150. Special interest : all pre-1945 California art. Contact Person: Maureen Murphy. Tel. 805-969-9215. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.mmfa.com
OLD CALIFORNIA STORE, 1528 East Thompson Blvd., Ventura, California 93001. Special interest : Monterey furniture and paintings, tiles, and pottery on the California Rancho theme. Contact Person: Don Shorts. Tel. 805-643-4217. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PEREGRINE GALLERIES, 1133 Coast Village Road, Montecito, California 93108. Special interest : Pre-1945 California art; jewelry. Contact Persons: Jim and MarleneVitanza. Tel. 805-969-9673. Email: Mperegrine@aol.com. Website: www.sbada.org and click on "Montecito Galleries" and www.facebook.com/pages/montecito/peregrine-galleries/86574858264
ROBERT LIVERNOIS ART & ANTIQUES, 533 Brinkerhoff Avenue, Santa Barbara, California 93101. Special interest : antiques and early California art. Contact person: Robert Livernois. Tel. 805-962-4247. Email: email@example.com. Websites: www.sbada.org and click on Livernois, www.robertlivernois.com.
SULLIVAN-GOSS, 7 East Anapamu, Santa Barbara, California 93101. Special interest : Books, prints, California paintings. Contact Person: Patricia Sullivan-Goss. Tel. 805-730-1460. Email: sales@SullivanGoss.com. Website: www.sullivangoss.com.
SULLIVAN-GOSS, 1266 Coast Village Road, Montecito, California 93108. (Montecito gallery for Santa Barbara gallery/bookstore). Special interest : Historic and contemporary California artists. Tel. 805-969-5112.
ADAMSON-DUVANNES GALLERIES, 484 South San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90048. Special interest : European, American and Californian art. Contact Person: Jerome Adamson. Tel. 323-653-1015. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: artscenecal.com/Adamson.html and www.justpaintings.net
ANIMATION ART GALLERY, 9517 Culver Boulevard, Culver City, California 90232. Special interest : Vintage animation art. Tel. 310-836-4992. Website: www.animationartgallery.com
ART AND ANTIQUES ON LAKE, 60 North Lake Avenue, Pasadena, California 91101. Special interest : vintage California, American and European fine art. Contact Person: Ron Vander Molen. Tel. 626-356-0222. Email: email@example.com. Website: ArtandAntiquesonLake.com
[BANNATYNE] BRYCE BANNATYNE GALLERY, by appointment only. Special interest : Architecture and Design of the 20th Century; Arts & Crafts Movement; American, Californian and Mexican Paintings 1900-1960. Tel. 310-396-9668. Email: BBannatyne@aol.com.
[BASSETT], GLENN, by appointment only, Los Angeles, California. Special interest : Mabel Alvarez paintings. Contact Person: Glenn Bassett. Tel. 213-254-6655. Email: Glenn752@sbcglobal.net. Website: www.MabelAlvarez.com .
BONHAMS & BUTTERFIELDS, 7601 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90046. Special Interest : holds semi-annual American and California Painting auctions. Contact Person: Scot Levitt. Tel. 323-850-7500 x5425. Website: www.bonhams.com
CALIFORNIA ART COMPANY, P.O. Box 9991, Glendale, California 91226. Special Interest : California and American Fine Art. Contact Person: Greg Colley. Tel. 818-398-7363 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.CaliforniaArtCompany.com.
CALIFORNIA PAINTINGS, 9454 Wilshire Blvd., Sixth Floor, Beverly Hills, California 90212. Special interest : American & California paintings from the 19th & 20th centuries. Contact Person: Steve Stern. Tel. 310-276-5581. Fax: 310-276-5587. Email: CaliforniaPaintings@yahoo.com. Website: www.californiapaintings.com
CANTOR GALLERY, 430 N. Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California 90210-4502. Special interest : Hovsep Pushman. Tel. 323-882-6114. Website: http://fineoldart.com.
DELAPP] ROBERT M. DELAPP GALLERY, Hollywood, Ca. Special Interest : 19th and early 20th century American/California art. Contact person: Robert DeLapp. Tel. 323-851-4506. Email: email@example.com Website: www.delappgallery.com
DE RU'S FINE ARTS, 9100 Artesia Blvd., Bellflower, California 90706. Special Interest : 19th and early 20th century California Impressionist paintings; books on California art. Contact Person: De McCall. Tel. 562-920-1312; Fax. 562-920-3077. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: www.DeRusFineArts.com
EARLY CALIFORNIA ANTIQUES, 4361 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90029. Special Interest: California creations in all media. Contact Person: Eric Berg. Tel. 323-953-8330. Email: email@example.com Website: www.earlycaliforniaantiques.com
GALLERY Z, Beverly Hills, California 90210. By appointment only. Special Interest : Edward Biberman estate. Contact Person: Suzanne W. Zada. Tel. 310-271-6126. Email: SuzanneWZada@galleryz.us Website: www.galleryz.us
[HELFEN] SPENCER JON HELFEN FINE ARTS, 9200 West Olympic Blvd., Suite 200, Beverly Hills, California. 90212. Special interest : California modernism of the 1920s through the 1940s. Contact Person: Spencer Helfen, Tel. 310-273-8838; Fax. 310-273-8848. Email: info@HelfenFineArts.com. Website: www.HelfenFineArts.com
HERITAGE GALLERY, 1300 Chautauqua Blvd., Pacific Palisades, Ca. 90272 (by appt.). Special Interest : Postwar artists - Paintings, general, Southern California. Contact Person: Charlotte Sherman. Tel. 310-454-5000; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.heritagegallery.com.
[KARGES] WILLIAM A KARGES FINE ART, 427 North Canon Drive, Suite 101, Beverly Hills, California 90210. Special interest : early California and American art 1870 to 1940. Contact Person: Whitney Ganz. Tel. 310-276-8551; Fax. 310-276-7980. Website: www.kargesfineart.com. Communicate via the gallery's blogspot: http://www.kargesfineart.blogspot.com/
KELLEY GALLERY, 1000 East Walnut, Suite 125, Pasadena, California 91105. Special Interest : Pre-1945 California Paintings; Impressionist/Post-Impressionist. Contact Person: Michael Kelley. Tel. 626-577-5657; Email: Mkelleyart@aol.com. Website: www.MKelleyArt.com
[KIZHNER] MICHAEL KIZHNER FINE ART, 1010 Palm Ave., #307, Los Angeles, California 90069. Special interest : Plein air painters of California. Tel. 310-659-5222; Fax. 310-659-0838; Email: kizhner@Roadrunner.com. Website: www.kizhner.com.
[MORAN] JOHN MORAN AUCTIONEERS, 735 West Woodbury Road, Altadena, California 91001. Tel. 626-793-1833. Special interest: holds thrice-yearly auctions of American and California art. Contact Persons: John and Jeff Moran. Email: info@JohnMoran.com. Website: www.johnmoran.com and http://www.californiaartauction.com/
MORSEBURG GALLERIES, 903 North Westbourne Drive, West Hollywood, Ca., 90069. Special interest : historic and contemporary California plein air paintings, American Impressionists, and European art. Contact person: Jeffrey Morseburg. Tel. 310-967-3072; Fax. 310-273-5208. Email: email@example.com. Website: http://www.morseburggalleries.com./
[MOSS] TOBEY C. MOSS GALLERY, 7321 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90036. Special Interest : 1930s-1960s California Modernism. Contact Person: Tobey Moss. Tel. 323-933-5523; Fax. 323-933-7618. Email: TobeyMoss@earthlink.net. Website: www.tobeycmossgallery.com.
[PALMER] HERBERT PALMER GALLERY, by appointment only, Los Angeles, California 90049. Special interest : contemporary and modern artists including many California artists of the 1940s and 1950s. Contact Person: Lillian Palmer. Tel. 310-709-3121. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.herbertpalmergallery.com.
POULSEN GALLERIES, by appointment only, Pasadena, California. Special interest : California representational art of all eras. Contact Person: Jim Haddad. Tel. 626-792-7410 or 760-344-4810. Email: Marcia@poulsengalleries.com. Website: www.poulsengalleries.com.
PRINTS & THE PAUPER, by appointment only, P.O. Box 5133, Santa Monica, California 90409-5133. Special interest : Prints, drawings, monotypes, color woodcuts, watercolors, other works on paper and occasional paintings. Contact Person: Roger Genser. Tel. 310-392-5582.
[RUTBERG] JACK RUTBERG FINE ARTS, 357 North La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, California 90036. Special interest : modern and contemporary art. Tel. 323-938-5222. Fax/ 323-938-0577. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.jackrutbergfinearts.com.
STENDAHL GALLERIES, 7065 Hillside Ave., Los Angeles, California 90068. Special interest: PreColumbian art and California plein air paintings. Contact Person: Ronald Dammann. Tel. 323-876-7740. Fax: 323-876-2143. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.stendahlgalleries.com
[STERN] FREDERIC STERN GALLERY, by appointment only, P.O. Box 1261, Beverly Hills, California 90213. Special Interest : contemporary and historic plein air artists. Contact Person: Frederic Stern, Tel. 310-874-4730. Email: email@example.com Website: www.fredericsterngallery.com
[STERN] GEORGE STERN FINE ARTS, 8920 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, California 90069. Special Interest : Paintings: Impressionist and Post Impressionist. Contact Person: George Stern, Tel. 310-276-2600; Fax. 310-276-2622. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.sternfinearts.com Also see the website: www.fada.com/stern.html
CLAREMONT FINE ARTS, 206 Yale Avenue, Claremont, California 91711. Special interest : American Scene Watercolors; Works on Paper (aft 1945); Paintings, general Southern California (aft 1945). Contact Person: Mike Verbal. Tel. 909-624-5078; Fax. 909-624-5078. Email: email@example.com.
JOSEPH KLEITSCH GALLERY, P. O. Box 10814, Palm Desert, California 92255-0814. Special interest : Joseph Kleitsch. Tel. 949-981-0070. Email: Info@JosephKleitschGallery.com. Website: www.josephkleitschgallery.com.
LAWRENCE BEEBE FINE ART, P.O. Box 10814, Palm Desert, Ca. 92255-0814. Special interest : Fine Early California & American Paintings. Contact person: Lawrence Beebe. Tel: 949-981-0070. Email: BeebeFineArt@aol.com. Website: www.askart.com and click on "Dealer/Gallery Directory" and search this name.
STEWART GALLERIES, 191-A South Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, California. 92262. Special interest : fine art by noted California Impressionists and plein air artists. Tel. 760-325-0878. Fax: 760-327-4718. Email: PSGalleries@aol.com. Website: www.StewartGalleries.com.
DAVID & SONS FINE ARTS, 451 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, California 92651-2403. Special interest : All pre-1945 California art. Contact Person: David O'Hoy. Tel. 949-494-8610; Fax. 714-730-4839. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.artinlaguna.com.
DE RU'S FINE ARTS, 1590 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, California 92651. Special interest : Pre-1945 California art. Contact Person: De McCall. Tel. 949-376-3785; Fax. 949-376-9915. Email: email@example.com Website: www.DeRusFineArts.com
EDENHURST GALLERY, 305 North Coast Highway, Suite F, Laguna Beach, California 92651. Special interest : 19th and 20th Century American paintings with a focus on the California School. Contact persons: Don Merrill and Dan Nicodemo. Tel. 949-376-9222. Fax: 949-376-4111. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.edenhurstgallery.com.
MCCLELLAND, GORDON, by appointment only, Costa Mesa, California. Special interest : California watercolors. Contact Person: Gordon McClelland. Tel. 1-800-248-8057. Email: email@example.com
JEFF OLSEN FINE ART, 23726 Birtcher Drive, Lake Forest, California 92630-1771. Special interest : California art of the 1920s and 1930s (plein air and California Scene). Contact Person: Shelly Stephan, Gallery Manager. Tel. 949-465-2441. Fax. 949-768-7858 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: jeffolsenfineart.com/index.php
REDFERN GALLERY, 1540 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, California 92651. Special interest : all pre-1945 California art. Contact Person: Ray Redfern. Tel. 949-497-3356; Fax. 949-497-1324. Email: email@example.com Website: www.redferngallery.com and www.fada.com/redfern.html.
ALCALA GALLERY, 7470 Girard Avenue, La Jolla, California 92037. Special interest : Early California paintings and PreColumbian art. Contact Person: Alfred Bauer. Tel. 858-551-5103. Fax 858-454-6991. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.bauerart.com
BRADLEY FINE ART, 2168 Chatsworth Blvd., San Diego, California 92107. Special interest : quality collectable paintings including California plein air, Southwest, and American. Tel. 619-992-8928. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.bradleyfineart.com.
CALART.COM, 2240 Encinitas Blvd., #302, Encinitas, California 92024. Special interest : California Watercolors & California/American Impressionist paintings. Contact person: Chris Coleman. Tel. 760-943-8706. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.calart.com
CALIFORNIA WATERCOLOR, 560C Industrial Way, Fallbrook, California 92028; P.O. Box 1000, Fallbrook, Ca. 92088. Special interest : California watercolors. Contact person: unknown. Tel. 760-723-9270. Fax. 760-723-8730. Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.californiawatercolor.com/homepage.php
[JOHNSON] MICHAEL JOHNSON FINE ARTS, by appointment only. P. O. Box 1000, Fallbrook, California 92088. Special interest : Pre-1945 California art. Tel. 951-659-5059. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.MichaelJohnsonFineArts.com
K. NATHAN GALLERY, 7723 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, California 92037. Special interest : American and Californian pre-1945 art. Contact Person: Keith Kelman. Tel. 858-459-3490. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.knathangallery.com.
O'DUNN FINE ART, 8325 La Mesa Boulevard, La Mesa, Ca. 91942. Special interest: Affordable, collectible, 20th century paintings. Contact Person: Shannon. Tel.: 619-337-8342. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.odunnfineart.com
[PERRINE] WILLIAM PERRINE FINE ART. by appointment only. San Diego, California. Special interest : American Modernism; California modernism; Mid-century; Pre- and Post-war San Diego artists. Contact person: William Perrine. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.perrinefineart.com.
SWAN FINE ART, INC., P. O. Box 1108, Fallbrook, Ca. 92088. Special interest : American art 1860-1960 specializing in California Plein Air and American Impressionist landscapes. Tel. 760-723-5757. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.askart.com and click on "Dealer/Gallery Directory" and search "Swan".
THE BUNGALOW STORE, 2317 India Street, San Diego, California. Special interest : Arts & Crafts with a side of historic California art. Tel.: 619-234-7383. Email: TheBungalowStore@cox.net. Website: www.TheBungalowStore.com.
AMERICAN EAGLE FINE ART, 4400 North Scottsdale Road #9496, Scottsdale, Arizona. 85251. Special interest : Early California and Southwestern Fine Art, 1870-1970. Contact Person: Ray Castello. Tel. 480-459-8848. (and in Benicia, California 707-731-2966) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.americaneaglefineart.com.
BINGHAM GALLERY, 136 South Main Street no. 210, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101-3319.
BINGHAM GALLERY, at the Maynard Dixon property, 2200 South State Street, Mount Carmel, Utah 84755. Special interest : scenes of the Southwest (including California) and Utah. Tel. 435-648-2652 and 800-992-1066. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.binggallery.com Maynard Dixon cabin and studio website: www.maynarddixon.com
MARK SUBLETTE MEDICINE MAN GALLERY, 7000 E. Tanque Verde, Suite 16, Tucson, Arizona 85715, Special interest : Maynard Dixon and other California artists. Contact person: Mark Sublette. Tel. 800-422-9382. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.medicinemangallery.com
PLEIN AIR GALLERY, 4582 South Ulster, Suite 1600, Denver, Colorado 80237. Special interest : California Impressionists and Regionalists. Tel: 303-446-5900. Fax 303-446-5922. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.askart.com and click on "Dealer/Gallery Directory" and search this name.
The Museums listed here either specialize in collecting and displaying historic California art, or maintain small permanent displays or collections of historic California art, or mount temporary exhibitions of historic California art.Museum websites have, from the beginning, carried articles on their current exhibits, but lately many have put their entire permanent collection on line and some have even digitized their small, ephemeral, historic exhibition catalogues. Each site must be checked for its offerings.
Institutions that display all periods of California Art:
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California, www.lagunaartmuseum.org
Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, California, www.museumca.org See its permanent galleries, changing exhibitions and on-line permanent collections.
Pasadena Museum of California Art, www.pmcaonline.org
Institutions or organizations that display specific aspects of California Art (alphabetical):
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Beverly Hills www.oscars.org and click on "Research and Preservation" and "Margaret Herrick Library" and on "Graphic Arts Collections" for 35000 posters, costumes designs, etc.
Autry Museum of Western Heritage, L. A. TheAutry.org. Has a permanent gallery devoted to paintings and costumes from the California Historical Society. See its "Collections Online"
Beal Memorial Library, Bakersfield. www.Kerncountylibrary.org/HTML/about/bea/spcol/index.html
Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, Ca. bolinasmuseum.org. See Permanent Collection Gallery of Coastal Marin Artists
Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana www.bowers.org Changing displays of California art
California Digital Library www.oac.cdlib.org. The format of this website keeps changing but the user should eventually be able to access photographs, lettersheets, original sketches in collections, such as the Honeyman Collection of Early California and Western Pictorial Material, Henry Miller mission sketches, Carleton E. Watkins photographs, California Design collection, Hans Hofmann collection, and the Dorothea Lange Collection. You can also search 37,000 images by subject and title. .
California Heritage Museum, Santa Monica ?
California Historical Society, San Francisco www.californiahistoricalsociety.org
California Museum of Photography, University of California, Riverside www.cmp.ucr.edu
California State Capitol Museum. Click on "Exhibits and Collections" to see the Mathews' murals in the basement rotunda and the Lucille Lloyd mural in the Committee Room. www.capitolmuseum.ca.gov/exhibits.aspx.
California State Library Foundation www.cslfdn.org Click on "Exhibits".
California State Parks www.museumcollections.parks.ca.gov Click on Park Management and click on "Archaeology and Museums" then "Museum Collections". This used to link up to the Stanford collection, Pioneer Portraits, the slide archives of Nan and Roy Farrington Jones, and the WPA collection, but not in the site's latest version.
Carmel Mission. www.carmelmission.org/museum/exhibitions/ Describes the mission's six exhibition galleries and its displays including one for Will Sparks paintings and the "Carmel Mission in Art".
Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard www.CarnegieAM.org
Catalina Island Museum, www.ecatalina.com and click on "Culture" for on-line exh. of pottery and tile.
Central California Museum of Art, Atascadero centcalmuseart.org/index.php
Chaffey Community Art Association, Rancho Cucamonga www.ccaamuseum.org and click on "Exhibits" and "Collections" and there should be an on-line gallery of its permanent Line collection of early California art.
Charles Schulz Museum. Santa Rosa http://www.schulzmuseum.org/ Changing exhibits of cartoons
Chinese American Museum, Los Angeles. www.camla.org Changing exhibits
Claremont Museum of Art. www.ClaremontMuseum.org ongoing and special exhibits.
Corita Art Center, Immaculate Heart High School, L. A. www.corita.org Permanent exh. of Corita's art.
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento www.crockerartmuseum.org Permanent and changing exhibits and see "Digital Crocker" for the permanent collection of American and California art.
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, L. A. www.fidm.org and click on "Museum & Galleries". Changing exhibits of California fashion, Hollywood costumes, on-line exhibits, etc.
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (DeYoung and Legion of Honor) deyoung.famsf.org and click on "Collections" and "American-Painting"
Grace Hudson Museum, Ukiah www.GraceHudsonMuseum.org
Haggin Museum, Stockton www.hagginmuseum.org
Hearst Art Gallery, St. Mary's College, Moraga www.stmarys-ca.edu/saint-marys-college-museum-of-art for changing exhibitions and William Keith collection.
Irvine Museum, Irvine, California, www.irvinemuseum.org
Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles www.janm.org Changing exhibits. See also "Collections & Research" for collections of art by individual artists.
Living Desert, Palm Desert www.livingdesert.org/stephen_chase_art_collection.html and click on "Visit & Explore" and "Things to Do and See," and on "Plein Air Art Collection" for the Stephen Chase collection of paintings.
Long Beach Museum of Art www.lbma.org and click on "Exhibitions & Collections"
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, www.lacma.org/art/collection and click on "American Art" and click on "Southern-California-based artists"
Los Angeles Public Library's special collections of photos, prints, bookplates, citrus labels, children's book illustrations, etc. can be seen at www.lapl.org/events/annenberg/index.html and other exhibits at www.lapl.org/events.
Maynard Dixon Museum, Tucson, Arizona. www.maynarddixonmuseum.com
Mills College, Oakland MCAM.Mills.edu Mills has a large collection of California paintings, sculpture and prints.
Mission Inn Museum, Riverside www.missioninnmuseum.com. Click on "The Collection"
Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, Monterey www.montereyart.org
Museum of California Design www.mocad.org
Nevada Museum of Art www.nevadaart.org/collections/sierranevada Describes its collection of art of the Sierra Nevada
Oceanside Museum. www.oma-online.org. Changing exhs. of regional art.
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Harbor, California, www.ocma.net Displays California "modern" art from the early twentieth century to the present.
Palm Springs Art Museum www.psmuseum.org/index.php for exhibitions (current and upcoming) and its permanent collection
Pasadena Museum of History www.pasadenahistory.org for information on the Fenyes family and art collection.
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont web-kiosk.scrippscollege.edu/kiosk/mainmenu.htm for permanent collection containing California art.
San Diego Historical Society Museum www.sandiegohistory.org Changing exhibits, permanent collection, Journal of San Diego History.
San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego www.sdmart.org
Santa Barbara Museum of Art www.sbmuseart.org Changing exhibits
Santa Barbara Historical Society Museum www.santabarbaramuseum.com Permanent collection
Santa Paula Art Museum www.SantaPaulaArtMuseum.org.
Shasta State Historic Park, Art Collection www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=1304
Society of California Pioneers, San Francisco www.californiapioneers.org Changing exhibits
Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa www.SonomaCountyMuseum.org and click on "About" and "Collections"
Surfing Heritage Foundation, San Clemente www.surfingheitage.org
University of California, Santa Barbara Museum www.uam.ucsb.edu Click on "Collections" and on "Fine Art Collection" or "Architecture and Design Collection"
Wildling Museum, Los Olivos www.wildlingmuseum.org Occasional special exhibits
William S. Hart Museum, Newhall www.hartmuseum.org/tours.html
The websites below focus on California�s historic architecture, photography, murals, etc.
ARCHITECTURE: HISTORIC HOUSES. For historic houses and buildings in Oakland, see www.oaklandheritage.org. For all California see the National Park Service website www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/ca/ and Los Angeles Conservancy at www.laconservancy.org. For Deco, see Art Deco Society of California at www.artdecosociety.org. For San Francisco, see www.sfheritage.org. For San Diego, see www.SOHOSanDiego.org. These are just a few of the many sites.
ART ASSOCIATIONS (founded before 1950 that have "History" or "About Us" buttons on their websites and sometimes biographies of their early members). Carmel Art Association www.carmelart.org, California Art Club www.californiaartclub.org, [California] National Watercolor Society nationalwatercolorsociety.wildapricot.org. Desert Art Center, Palm Springs www.desertartcenter.com, La Jolla Art Association www.lajollaart.org, Twenty-Nine Palms Art Gallery www.29palmsartgallery.com, and Pasadena Society of Artists www.PasadenaSocietyofArtists.com/ and Ruskin Art Club www.facebook.com/ruskinartclub See also Kingsley Art Club, below, and San Diego Artists Guild www.sdvag.net/Home.htm
ART CALIFORNIA Website for contemporary California art of all disciplines -- theatre, dance, music, fine art -- with pointers to museums and websites. www.artcalifornia.net
ART IN THE ADOBES, Monterey. Yearly summer festival/exhibit that includes display of historic and contemporary artists. artintheadobes.org and click on "Art Festival" and then "Artists".
ART SCENE exhibits at Southern California galleries http://artscenecal.com.
ASKART auction values and information. www.askart.com . Search individual artists.
CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS ONLINE MUSEUM COLLECTIONS www.museumcollections.parks.ca.gov
CARMEL ART GALLERIES CONSORTIUM www.carmelartgalleries.com/artistsEARLY.html lists artists and the galleries who have work by them in inventory.
CARTOONISTS, CALIFORNIA http://john-adcock.blogspot.com/2009/07/early-california-cartoonists.html
CHOUINARD FOUNDATION www.chouinardfoundation.org
COIT TOWER MURALS, SAN FRANCISCO http://travelphotobase.com/s/CAFC.HTM
COLLECTION OF HOWARD WILLOUGHBY includes photos of Willoughby, a former art dealer in San Francisco and his collection of Edwin Deakin mission paintings. howardwilloughby.com
DESERT ARTISTS, CALIFORNIA www.californiadesertart.com
EBAY online auction of collectibles and paintings; large section on California www.ebay.com.
FADA (Fine Art Dealers Association) Many of the members deal in historic California art www.fada.com.
FRAMEABLE REPRODUCTIONS For frameable prints made from posters, photos, and paintings, see www.art.com and search by "Subjects", by "Places" by "United States" and by "California". For watercolors, see CaliforniaWatercolor.com/homepage.php. For covers of historic Sunset magazines, see www.Sunset.com and click on "Marketplace" and on "Merchandise". For items offered by the California State Library see www.Zazzle.com/castatelibrary and for Nicolai Fechin see www.fechin.com and for California historic paintings see www.gregyoungpublishing.com/store/38/impressionism/ and click on "Impressionism" and "American and Californian".
FRAMES HOLTON STUDIO FRAME MAKERS Articles on how one frame maker selects the frames for artworks. holtonframes.com
FRUIT CRATE LABELS -- The website for the Citrus Label Society www.CitrusLabelSociety.com contains good historical information. Among the many people dealing in fruit crate labels are: www.FruitCrateLabels.com , www.TheLabelMan.com , www.FruitCrateArt.com , www.AntiqueLabelCompany.com , www.LabelFrames.com , www.CrateLabelsOnLine.com , www.OobyDooby.com, www.paperstuff.com , www.sierranatureprints.com/fruitcrate.shtml , www.cerebro.com.
GOLDEN CALIFORNIA ANTIQUES SHOW Annual at the Glendale Civic Auditorium in October. www.GoldenCaliforniaShow.com
KINGSLEY ART CLUB, Sacramento. Associated with the E. B. Crocker Art Gallery in Sacramento since 1927. Originated the annual Crocker-Kingsley juried art exhibit c. 1934 (the first 50 years are indexed in the publication 50 Years of Crocker-Kingsley) and provides art scholarships. www.kingsleyartclub.org.
LAGUNA BEACH HISTORICAL SOCIETY www.laguna-historical-society-smugmug.com has many photos of early Laguna Beach. Click on "History" and then on "Laguna Artists" for portrait photographs of various artists.
LISTED ARTIST.COM, P.O. Box 277, Yucaipa, California 92399. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.listedartist.com Site contains Palm Springs Desert Art Center Gallery (photos of artworks this seller is offering on ebay).
LOS ANGELES MURAL CONSERVANCY lists LA murals and artists www.lamurals.org
MOTION PICTURE STUDIOS SPECIAL EFFECTS ARTISTS homepage.mac.com/cirquefilm/vfxhistory and click on the names of the artists or techniques
MURALS - FEDERAL ART PROJECT - CALIFORNIA www.wpamurals.com and click on "CA" and http://livingnewdeal.berkeley.edu/ and www.NewDealArtRegistry.org (and click on CA and the relevant city), and for restoration of murals at San Diego State College, see http://soap.sdsu.edu/Volume1/WPAmurals/WPAmurals.htm and www.flickr.com/photos/38912020@N08/sets/72157625040837718/
NATIVE AMERICAN ART, CALIFORNIA Rock Art (petroglyphs, pictographs) http://www.petroglyphs.us/ and www.ioa.ucla.edu/resources/cotsen-labs-archives/rock-art-archive/ and www.sinay.com/rockart/index.html and etc. and Baskets at www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=24035 and www.mip.berkeley.edu/cilc/basket.html and etc.
PUBLIC ART IN LOS ANGELES www.PublicArtinLA.com
RIVERA MURALS at San Francisco Art Institute www.sfai.edu/page.aspx?page=34
SAM AND ALFREDA MALOOF FOUNDATION FOR ARTS AND CRAFTS www.malooffoundation.org
SAN FRANCISCO ARTS Lists art exhibits in the San Francisco area www.sfarts.org.
SANTA BARBARA COURTHOUSE MURALS www.santabarbaracourthouse.org/sbch/muralroom.htm
SHASTA MOUNT, ART www.siskiyous.edu/shasta/art/
SIQUEIROS MURAL "PORTRAIT OF MEXICO TODAY" www.xispas.com/art/siqueiros/siqueiros.htm.
STOPMOTIONANIMATION.COM Links to animation websites stopmotionanimation.com/links
THE PLEIN AIR SCENE Website for contemporary California plein air artists www.thepleinairscene.com.
THUNDERBIRD FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS www.thunderbirdfoundation.com Paul and Susan Bingham purchased Maynard Dixon's summer home and studio in Mt. Carmel, Utah. Committed to restoring this art-historic site which had been in disrepair since the 1980's, the Binghams formed a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization in early 1999 and called it the Thunderbird Foundation for the Arts, which will fund this important project. The Thunderbird Foundation will provide scholarships, artist-in-residence programs and preserve the home and studio where Dixon's memorial and ashes remain. The foundation will also host an annual art invitational show event entitled "Maynard Dixon Country," featuring artwork by 15-20 contemporary American painters who share the talent and vision of Dixon.
TRADITIONAL FINE ARTS ON LINE run by HCC's John Hazeltine. Website: www.tfaoi.org This not-for-profit website contains an on-line magazine reporting on Representational art, and other useful information. Each state of the union has its own area and that for California is www.tfaoi.com/aa/8aa/8aa230.htm . The history and programs of TFAO are presented at www.tfaoi.com/aa/6aa/6aa204.htm
WRONG SIDE OF THE ART Movie posters for horror, sci-fi, exploitation, cult, trash, b-movies. www.wrongsideoftheart.com
Charles Partridge Adams www.CharlesPartridgeAdams.com
Mabel Alvarez www.mabelalvarez.com
Standish Backus www.history.navy.mil/ac/artist/b/backus/backus1.htm
Arthur Beaumont www.navyart.com
Edward Biberman www.EdwardBiberman.com
Albert Bierstadt www.xmission.com/~emailbox/glenda/bierstadt/bierstadt.html
Don Blanding www.don-blanding.com
Viggo Brandt-Erichsen www.elverhoj.org/Brandt-Erichsen/index.html
Belmore Browne www.BelmoreBrowne.com
Emil Carlsen www.emilcarlsen.com
George Chann www.GeorgeChann.com
Ralph Chesse www.ChesseartsLtd.com/ralphchesse.html
Samuel Colburn samcolburn.com
William A. Coulter KahnFoundation.org/WACoulterExhibition.htm
Gordon Coutts home.earthlink.net/~dkorst766/
Cyrus Cuneo www.CuneoSociety.org
Tilden Daken www.tildendaken.com
Walt Disney www.justDisney.com
Jose Drudis-Biada www.msmc.la.edu/pages/2106.asp
Lorser Feitelson www.FeitelsonArtsFoundation.com
Eva Scott Fenyes TheAutry.org/collections/fenyes-biography
Oskar Fischinger www.OskarFischinger.org
Harrison Fisher www.HarrisonFisher.com
Leon Franks www.vernonkerr.com/leonfranks.html
Don Freeman DonFreeman.info
Duncan Gleason DuncanGleason.com
Edith Hamlin EdithHamlin.com
Ray Harryhausen www.RayHarryhausen.com
Albert Herter www.HerterArt.com
Hans Hofmann www.HansHofmann.org
Donal Hord www.SanDiegoHistory.org/hord/hord.htm
Grace Hudson www.GraceHudsonMuseum.org
Mentor Huebner www.mentorhuebnerart.com
Esther Hunt www.EstherHuntArt.com
Allen Hutchinson www.SanDiegoHistory.org/Journal/73Spring/Hutchinson.htm
Christian Jorgensen http://missiontour.org/jorgensen/index.htm
William Lees Judson www.JudsonStudios.com
Reuben Kadish ReubenKadish.org
Leo Katz LeoKatz.com
Clyde Leon Keller Clyde Leon Keller.com
Dong Kingman www.dongkingman.org
Dorothea Lange (photographs) www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/ft3f59n5wt/
Harold Lehman haroldlehman.com
Ralph Love www.RalphLove.com
Theodore Lukits www.TheodoreLukits.org
Sam Maloof www.malooffoundation.org
Carl Moon www.carlmoon.com
Gilbert Munger www.d.umn.edu/tma/MungerSite
Harry Oliver www.klaxo.net/hofe/other/archi/htm
Piazzoni family of artists www.bolinasmuseum.org/exhibition10048.html
Joseph Raphael www.JosephRaphaelGallery.com
Frederick Ferdinand Schafer ffscat.csail.mit.edu/ffshtml/
Hubert Stowitts www.stowitts.org
Stanislaw Szukalski http://szukalski.com/
Gunnar Widforss www.gunnarwidforss.org
Beatrice Wood Studio, Ojai, California www.beatricewood.com
Robert Wood www.RobertWood.net
These organizations for collectors of historic California art are at once social, educational and philanthropic. Through monthly events members meet each other, visit private collections, enjoy private tours of special exhibits, make one-day trips to view out-of-town art, hear lectures, etc. Monies raised go to support exhibits, catalogues, or restoration of artwork at the non-profit institution with which the club is affiliated.
CLUBS/COUNCILS FOR COLLECTORS OF HISTORIC (PRE-1945) CALIFORNIA ART
Historical Collections Council of California associated with Irvine Museum. See www.historicalcollectionscouncil.org
Historical Art Council associated with the Laguna Art Museum. See www.lagunaartmuseum.org/get-involved/councils/historical-art-council
California Regionalist Art Collector's Club, a private group interested in California Style watercolors. See its website www.californiaregionalistart.com
Arts Council of the San Diego Historical Society. www.sandiegohistory.org/membership/artcouncil
California Arts Council associated with the Bowers Museum. www.bowers.org/index.php/join/affiliate
Western Art Council associated with the Palm Springs Art Museum. www.psmuseum.org/councils/western_art.php
American Art Council associated with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Contact 323-857-6028. www.lacma.org/american-art-council