Samuel Bolton Colburn (1909-1993)

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Samuel  Bolton Colburn -
Title:
"In the Vat" - Monterey
Date:
c.1940
Size:
11 1/2" x 15 1/2"
Medium:
Watercolor
Signed:
Signed L.L.
 
Signed lower left
Exhibited: Santa Barbara Museum of Art/1988 -
Regionalism-The California View, Watercolors/1929-1945
Double sided: Working the Nets

Sam Colburn gained a substantial reputation as a watercolorist, especially through his early depictions of the heyday of Monterey’s fishing industry. Works of this subject from the 1930s through the 1940s are historically significant and highly sought after.