Sunset, Navarro Ridge, California Coast

TitleSunset, Navarro Ridge, California Coast
Mediumoil on canvas
Dimensions36 3/8 x 56 5/8
Signature"R.A. Blakelock" lower right
Current OwnerNational Museum of American Art
URL of Owner
CityStateWashington, DC
ProvenanceFrederick S. Gibbs, 1901; William T. Evans, 1903; gift to National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., 1909
ExhibitedLotus Club, N.Y., 1902; Union League Club, N.Y., 1903, No. 32; Gallery of the American Fine Arts Society, N.Y., 1904; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1910; Henry Reinhardt Galleries, N.Y., & Chicago, 1916, No. 41; Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, 1939; Art Institute of Chicago, 1939; Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg, 1940, 1965, No. 49; Whitney Museum of American Art, N.Y., 1947, No. 28; Brooklyn Museum, 1948, No. 12; Senate Office Building, Office of the Vice President, 1957-58, 1958-61; Senate Office Building, Office of Senator George Murphy, 1966; IBM Gallery, N.Y., 1967, No. 2; Santa Barbara, 1969; San Francisco, 1969; Phoenix, 1969; Heckscher, 1969, No. 91
Subject DescriptionA coastal landscape, mountain slope descends from upper left corner to right foreground. A distant point of land extends to within inches of right edge.
ConditionThe condition of this picture is such that an estimate of its original character is difficult, if not impossible.
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