Biography: James Patrick (1911-1944), Born: Cranbrook, British Columbia; Studied at Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles); Member: California Water Color Society. James Patrick grew up in Southern California and attended high school in Hollywood. In the late 1920s, he received a three-year scholarship to study at the Chouinard Art Institute. During the...... read more
A wonderful scene from rural California in the 30's. You are not likely to see bareback riding on a ranch today though. It is hard to tell whether the old car was still in use or not. In my childhood I can remember scenes like this. Even then, in the 40's & 50's it was not uncommon for ranchers to have old cars like this that they used on ranches in California.
Courtesy of son, Ian Patrick