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Title
Late Sunflowers by Fred Sexton, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
November 17, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Fred Sexton was an unknown LA painter until this painting and his other one, The Portrait (No. 7), debuted on December 1st at Stendahl Galleries. He received training in Paris. This painting is a still life of sunflowers in a vase.
From the article: "UNKNOWN" SHOWS RARE GIFT; JOHN HELD JR., PAINTS WELL," Los Angeles Times, 17 Nov. 1935.
Handwritten on negative sleeve: 2905--Sexton (Stendahl Galleries)
Handwritten on negative: painting by Sexton (Stendahl)
Text from negative sleeve: [Date Stamp:] Nov 22, 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_9423
ark:/21198/zz002dhgsf
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Painters (Artists)--American--California--Los Angeles
Still life paintings
Sexton, Fred
Stendahl Galleries
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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