The Hilltop, 1926 signed and dated 'William Wendt. 1926.' (lower left) oil on canvas 25 x 30in
PROVENANCE: Frederick Grue, Tarzana, California Private Collection, Thousand Oaks, California
EXHIBITION: Los Angeles, California, Stendahl Galleries, Farewell Exhibition of Paintings, March 21 - April 9, 1927, no. 61. Laguna Beach, California, Laguna Beach Museum of Art, William Wendt: California Landscape, February 1977.
LITERATURE: Los Angeles Times, December 11, 1927, illustrated. Los Angeles Herald-Examiner, date unknown, illustrated. Nancy Moure, William Wendt 1865-1946, Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, California, 1977, page 50, no. 23, illustrated. John Alan Walker, Documents on the Life and Art of William Wendt, Big Pine, California, 1992. Listed on page 154, no. 288.