• Goleta Beach, 1954

    Standish Backus Jr.

    15 x 22 inches

  • This artwork is available as a giclée art print on Arches watercolor paper. A high-definition, museum quality print that won't fade for up to 115 years.
  • $95.00

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Biography: DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER  Standish Backus (1910-1989) Born in Detroit in 1910, Standish Backus graduated form Princeton University in 1933 with a degree in architecture. He studied painting the following year at the University of Munich, and later took instruction with a watercolorist in Maine. After...... read more

A California art print on Arches watercolor paper. 100% archival, and printed in HD.

Exhibited: California: The Urban Tempo, at the Riverside Art Museum from November 1st, 1991, to January 10th, 1992.

Everyday Life in California, Regional Watercolors, 1930-1960, California Heritage Museum, May 15 through November 14, 2004.

California Style Watercolor, 1930 - 1970. Presented by the California Style Collectors Club Nov. 16 - Dec. 15, 2007, Johnson Family Library, Newport Beach.

Literature: As seen in California Watercolors 1850-1970, by Gordon T. McClelland and Jay T. Last. An illustrated history and biographical dictionary.

As seen in California Watercolor Art from the Early 20th Century Through Today as a full page reproduction.

As seen in The California Style - Watercolor Artists of California,1925-1955, by Gordon T. McClelland & Jay T. Last.