Laguna landscape inscribed, dated and signed 'Happy Birthday To Alice Fullerton 1941, William Wendt' (lower left) oil on canvas 9 x 11in overall: 16 x 14in
PROVENANCE: Private collection, Southern California
A first edition hardbound book on William Wendt, published in 1926 by Stendahl Galleries, accompanies this lot. The book is inscribed by the artist To my friends Mr. and Mrs. I.J. Frazee with Christmas greetings and best wishes for the New Year, Dec. 20th, 1926, Sincerely, William Wendt. Mr. Frazee is the subject of a Joseph Kleitsch portrait in this auction.