This late 1940s gouache and ink abstract is by California artist Forrest Hibbits (1905-1996). Hibbits graduated from the California College of Arts and Crafts. He exhibited at SFMOMA, the de Young Museum, the Oakland Museum of Art, and the Legion of Honor. Hibbits worked as a commercial artist at Patterson & Sullivan, a San Francisco ad agency in the 1920s-1930s.
Circa Late 1940s
Gouache and Ink on Paper
19"x23" framed, 11"x14" unframed
Signed lower right. Framed in a vintage wood frame with a distressed wood finish using warm white archival matting behind clear conservation glass.