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Lulu Weatherwax
Fan & Flowers Still Life by Lulu I. Weatherwax California Pioneer painter

1892-1897

$1,850Asking Price

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Beautiful turn of the century still-life of a fan with delicate blue flowers on a background of warm neutrals by California artist Lulu I. Weatherwax (American, 1873-1950). Signed "Weatherwax" lower left. Displayed in a carved wood, gold painted frame. Born in Placerville, CA on Sept. 24, 1873. While a resident of Placerville in the 1880s and 1890s, Weatherwax painted landscapes and still lifes. A spinster, she died in San Francisco on Feb. 1, 1950. Exhibited at the California State Fair, 1887-92. Listed in Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940." Mountain Democrat 16 Feb 1950 Miss Lulu Weatherwax Dies In San Francisco "The death of Miss Lulu Weatherwax, a resident of Placerville for more than 70 years and well known locally as a ceramist and painter, has been announced by her cousin, Myrtle G. Cromwell. Death came February 1st to Miss Weatherwax in San Francisco where she had been living the last 5 years. She was the daughter of Charles H. Weatherwax who served as Placerville City Clerk and who at one time was secretary of El Dorado County Miners Association, He was one of California's early day miners and was identified with various civil organizations. The Weatherwax home which still stands at the corner of Bedford and Coloma Streets was sold when Miss Weatherwax moved to San Francisco. Her studio was a familiar place to many art lovers in Placerville.

Details

  • Artist
    Lulu Weatherwax (1873 - 1950, American)
  • Creation Year
    1892-1897
  • Dimensions
    Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)Width: 22 in. (55.88 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    Two small tears professionally repaired and restored.
  • Gallery Location
    Soquel, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: JT30481stDibs: LU5427043772

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