Matilija Canyon at sunset signed 'Marion Kavanagh Wachtel.' with artist's cipher (lower right) watercolor on paper 25 1/2 x 19 1/2in overall: 34 1/2 x 28 1/2in
PROVENANCE: Private collection, Laguna Beach, California
EXHIBITED: Prescott, Prescott's Phippen Museum of Western Art, August 20 - November 11, 1993. Irvine, The Irvine Museum, Reflections of California, The Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Memorial Exhibition, May 5, 1994 - January 21, 1996 (four location traveling exhibition) Irvine, The Irvine Museum, All the Water That Will Ever Be, Is, Right Now, September 13, 2008 - January 17, 2009. Moraga, Hearst Art Gallery, Superbly Independent, Early California Paintings by Annie Harmon, Mary DeNeale Morgan and Marion Kavanagh Wachtel, July 25 - September 19, 2010. Irvine, The Irvine Museum, Inner Visions, Women Artists of California, March 17 - June 7, 2012.
Literature: Stern, Jean, Reflections of California, The Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Memorial Exhibition, Irvine, 1994, p. 77, illustrated. Stern, Jean, Selections from the Irvine Museum, Irvine, 2009, p. 234, illustrated.