Arkellan, Marjorie. Tropical Scenes By the 19th Century Painters of California. The Oakland Museum, 1971. Unmarked. Edge wear and some wear on the oval cut-out on the cover. Good. Paperback. (#30696) $16.00
Cut-out reveals Norton Bush painting, Rio Benaventura.
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Oakland Museum, Oct. 5-Nov. 14, 1971, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Dec. 7, 1971-Jan. 23, 1972, and the E. B. Crocker Art Gallery, Feb. 19-Mar. 19, 1972. 50p. 7 color and 16 black-and-white plates.
Three-page essay “California and the Tropical Memory” and biographies by Marjorie Arkelian. Lists 40 works by 19 artists.
Artists include Fortunato Arriola, Albert Bierstadt, Edwin Deakin, Thomas Moran, Jules Tavernier, and others.
Lain in March ’72 calendar for The Oakland Museum.
Catalog for September 22 through November 18, 2012. Beautifully illustrated. Essay by Nancy M. Servis. Introduction by Richard Whittaker.
Artists: Clayton Bailey, Viola Frey, Ted Fullwood, Jon Gariepy, Mary Law, Annabeth Rosen, Nancy Selvin, Richard Shaw, Sandy Simon, John Toki, and Wanxin Zhang. Bibliography. Exhibition Checklist. 48p.