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Title
Sacramento Perspective - Reproduction of a Painting by Verlyn Dean Gleisberg
Date Created and/or Issued
2000
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
Sacramento area resident Verlyn Dean Gleisberg received national acclaim when his painting depicting 26 historic scenes from California history was presented to then President Jimmy Carter at the White House on March 30, 1977 by members of the Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce. The artist admits to having eclectic tastes and his subjects and style over nearly 40 years range from stylized figures to ethnic culture to the abstract. One of Gleisberg’s prominent pieces, a mural containing 66 images highlighting the state’s military history from Spanish Colonization to current overseas involvement, was gifted to the California State Military Museum in May of 2009.
Type
Image
Identifier
BBSAC789
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/1683
Subject
Art
Gold Rush, California
Flowers and Gardens, Floral
Buildings, Government
Capitol Building
Sutter's Fort
Railroads
Railroad Locomotives
Chinese Americans
Boats
Riverboats

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