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Jon Blanchette Art

American, British, 1908-1987

Jon Blanchette was born in Somerset, England, in 1908. He immigrated to Battle Creek, Michigan, in 1918. Artistically inclined at age six, he later studied at the Pittsburgh Art Institute, where he received his BA. In 1932, Blanchette moved to Los Angeles, where he painted, did the architectural design, interior decorating and stage sets for Fox Studios. In 1948, he settled in Aptos, California, where he painted fine art and taught privately. During the summers of 1965–75, Blanchette held workshops in Mendocino. A romantic realist, he was primarily an oil painter but was also proficient with pen & ink, watercolor, and silkscreen. Blanchette died in Aptos in 1987. He had a membership for the Santa Cruz Art League and Marin County Artists. Blanchette exhibited at Santa Cruz Women's Club, 1959, and stood first in the Santa Cruz County Art Competition, Aptos Art Center, 1965.

(Biography provided by Robert Azensky Fine Art)
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Artist: Jon Blanchette
Dealer: David Cook Galleries
Capitola, California, 1950s Framed California Seascape Marine Oil Painting
By Jon Blanchette
Located in Denver, CO
Capitola (California) is an oil on board painting by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987) circa 1955. Marine seascape painting with crashing waves and buildings along the coast painted in shad...
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1950s American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Board, Oil

East Santa Cruz (California), Farm House with Storm Clouds Landscape Painting
By Jon Blanchette
Located in Denver, CO
"East Santa Cruz (California)" is an oil on canvas board by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987) of a yellow farm house with dark gray storm clouds overhead. Presented in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 21 ¾ x 25 ¾ x 1 ½ inches. Image size is 16 x 20 inches. Painting is in very good vintage condition - please contact us for a detailed condition report. Expedited and international shipping is available - please contact us for a quote. About the Artist: Jon Blanchette Born England, 1908 Died California, 1987 Jon Blanchette was born in Somerset, England on March 29, 1908. He immigrated to Battle Creek, Michigan in 1918. Artistically inclined at age six, he later studied at the Pittsburgh Art...
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1950s American Modern Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil, Board, Canvas

On Broadway, Santa Cruz, Southern California, 1950s Landscape Oil Painting
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Oil on canvas board painting by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987) titled "On Broadway, Santa Cruz (California)" from circa 1955. Painting portrays a white house perched on a hill top with a...
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1950s American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil, Board

In Soquel, California, 1950s Farm Landscape with Silo, Blue, Green, Gold, Gray
By Jon Blanchette
Located in Denver, CO
"In Soquel (California)" is an original oil on board painting by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987) circa 1955. Farm landscape with figure hanging laundry and silo, painted in colors of blue...
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1950s American Modern Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil, Board

Near Watsonville, California, Mid Century Landscape Oil Painting House Trees
By Jon Blanchette
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Mid 20th Century oil on artist board of a white house near Watsonville, California. 1950s landscape painting with house and trees. Presented in a...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Jon Blanchette Art

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Board, Oil

Near Cabrillo, California, 1950s Farm Landscape Oil Painting with Barn and House
By Jon Blanchette
Located in Denver, CO
Vintage Northern California landscape painting a farm near Cabrillo, California by Jon Blanchette circa 1955 (mid 20th century)....
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1950s American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil

Northern California Landscape Painting With White Farm House Green Hills & Trees
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Original mid 20th century landscape painting of Northern California with a white farm house and barn by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987). Vintage painting circa 1950-1960s plein air style...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Board, Oil

Barns in Soquel, California, Vintage Landscape, Blue Green Red White Beige
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Barns in Soquel, California, vintage circa 1950s original signed oil painting on canvas board by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987). Barn and outbuildings with large trees in a California la...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil

Mendocino Hippies, Framed 1960s Northern California Landscape, Camping, Tents
By Jon Blanchette
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Vintage 1960s original California landscape painting of coastal Mendocino in Northern California, titled 'Mendocino Hippies'. A camp with tents under a grove of trees. Colors includ...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil, Board

Capitola, Used To Be Airfield, 1950s Framed California Landscape Oil Painting
By Jon Blanchette
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Original landscape painting, 'Old airfield in Capitola, California', vintage 1950s-1960s Northern California landscape painting with trees, white house with green roof, red tractor...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil

Harbor Masters House, Santa Cruz, California Landscape, Palm Trees, Cottages
By Jon Blanchette
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An original vintage 1950s-1960s oil painting titled "Harbor Masters House, Santa Cruz, California" by Jon Blanchette (1908-1987). Northern California landscape with palm trees and w...
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20th Century American Modern Jon Blanchette Art

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Oil

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