This 1956 gouache on cardstock scene of two dogs out in the sun is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918-1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips Collection, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and the Oakland Museum of California. Randall traveled the world as a Merchant Marine during WWII. He lived in Mendocino, CA during the 1960s with his wife, Emmy Lou Packard, where they ran a guesthouse and art gallery.
Gouache on Cardstock
17.5"x19.5" framed, 6.75"x8.75" unframed
Framed in a vintage wood frame with carved motifs and a dark wood inner lip using white archival matting behind clear conservation glass.