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Catalog Number 2011.015.001
Description Clement Nash Ranch, Higgins Canyon by Galen Wolf, c. 1955-1976. Watercolor on paper, matted with light brown mat and framed behind glass in a plain gold-colored wooden frame. Image depicts a white house with red roof in center with a brown barn on left. A large green tree is just right of house. In foreground is a bridge and road leading toward house. Painting is signed by artist in lower right corner.
Object Name Painting
Collection 3D - Art
Title Clement Nash Ranch, Higgins Canyon by Galen Wolf, c. 1955-1976
Date c. 1955-1976
Creator Wolf, Galen
Inscription Text "Galen / Wolf" (signature lower right front corner); "-Helen Jones- / Clement Nash Ranch / Higgins Canyon" (handwritten in black ink on back); "...ATERIALS-FRAMING / Periwinkle / Art / Gallery / 303 San Pedro Road / Pacifica, Calif. 94044" (sticker in lower back left corner)
Provenance The watercolor painting was a gift to donor in 1976 by Galen Wolf's family following his death.
Notes "The watercolor painting was a gift to me in 1976 by Galen Wolf's family following his death. I have no way of knowing when it was painted. I met Galen when I joined the Spanishtown Historical Society in Half Moon Bay in early 1970. As Galen's eyesight began to fail, other society members and I would visit him when he could no longer drive. Following Galen's death, his son offered to me a choice of paintings and this was my choice. I had met Galen's wife, Ressa, his daughter and son-in-law, Ressa and Marvin Fairbanks of Millbrae, and his son of Menocino." (Donor's comments typed onto Deed of Gift)
Dimensions H-12 W-14 D-0.375 inches
Dimension Details 12x14x 3/8" overall
Medium Watercolor Paint
Search Terms Wolf, Galen
Water Color
Landscape
Clement Nash Ranch
Higgins Canyon
Subjects Watercolors
Paintings
Landscape paintings
People Wolf, Galen