Samuel Bolton Colburn (1909-1993)

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Samuel  Bolton Colburn -
Title:
"Tanks at the Canneries"
Date:
c.1941
Size:
19" x 22"
Medium:
Oil pastel
Signed:
Signed L. R.
 
Signed lower right

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.