Two Towers by the Sea
1960s Watercolor


Frederick Pomeroy

This 1960s coastal landscape watercolor is by Frederick Pomeroy (1924-2011), a Carmel Valley painter and teacher. He studied at California College of Arts and Crafts (now CCA) in Oakland during the 1940s and the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Fontainebleau, France in 1951, where he was awarded a prize for painting from the French Cultural Department. Pomeroy exhibited and traveled widely throughout the U.S. and spent the greater part of his life plein air painting in Carmel Valley, especially Soberanes Point, Point Lobos, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and Pacific Grove, with his wife, Mary Barnas Pomeroy. 

Watercolor on Paper
23.5"x19.25" framed, 15"x10.5" unframed

Excellent vintage condirion. Framed in a restored vintage widefaced wood frame in a rusatic finish with a light cream wash using 8-ply white archival matting behind conservation clear glass.