September 16, 2006 – December 2, 2006
This exhibition provides an uncompromising look at the vivid, colorful and historically innovative approach to portraiture by California’s foremost Modernists of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. The exhibition, emphasizing oil paintings and sculpture, includes drawings and prints.
Featured are works by Mabel Alvarez, Victor Arnautoff, Dorr Bothwell, Claude Buck, Conrad Buff, Helen Forbes, Yun Gee, John Emmett Gerrity, Ejnar Hansen, John Langley Howard, Boris Lovet-Lorski, Helen Clark Oldfield, Otis Oldfield, Edna Reindel, Jacques Schnier, Ralph Stackpole, Manuel Tolegian, Frede Vidar, Christian Von Schneidau, Edward Weston, Bernard Zakheim, and others.
A color brochure of the exhibition is available upon request.