This is a wonderful and very RARE Antique Old Early California Desert Landscape Oil Painting on canvas, by Southern California Plein Air Impressionist Harry S. His paintings pop up on the internet about once or twice a decade, and there is not much information on this early California painter.
Perhaps you know more about him or his work? This painting depicts a lovely and highly detailed California desert landscape, with blooming wildflowers, shrubbery, and mountain peaks in the distance.Signed and dated: "HS Hargrave 49" in the lower right corner. Approximately 20 1/2 inches x 24 1/2 inches including frame. Actual artwork is approximately 16 x 20 inches. Good - Okay condition for age, with some areas of mild paint loss, discoloration and scuffing to the canvas. Original period gilded frame had moderate gilding loss and edge wear please see photos.
Acquired from a very old home in Los Angeles County, California. If you like what you see, I encourage you to make an Offer.
Please check out my other listings for more wonderful and unique artworks! Hargrave was originally from Iowa and moved to California for most of his life and became a listed California artist. He is known for still life and landscape paintings. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".The seller is "willsusa_utzeqm" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.