View From Heather Lake Trail
1960 Watercolor



Mary Barnaš Pomeroy

This 1960 watercolor on paper Sequoia National Valley landscape entitled View from Heather Lake Trail is by Mary Barnaš Pomeroy (1921-2010), a German-born California painter. She was a published botanical illustrator in Quito, Ecuador, where she lived and studied until 1946. Pomeroy studied Painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art from 1946-48 and worked as an illustrator at UC Berkeley before moving to Carmel Valley in 1956. She exhibited and traveled widely throughout the U.S., plein air painting in Carmel Valley, especially Soberanes Point, Point Lobos, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and Pacific Grove, with her husband, Frederick Pomeroy.

Watercolor on Paper
15"x18" unframed

Signed lower right, titled on back. Good vintage condition.