California House Painting

June 5, 2016 at 2:23 pm | Posted in Paintings | Leave a comment


California Painting by Wm. J. Carpenter

California Painting by Wm. J. Carpenter

This painting of a contemporary California house was painted and signed by Wm. J. Carpenter  in 1916 while in California.  There is no other information about it.  It is a watercolor on heavy paper, 18 3/4 X 11 1/4 inches, signed “W. J. C. 1916”. We know that sometime between 1912 and 1919 the Wm. J. Carpenter family resided in Hollywood, California on Beechwood Avenue, but we do not know the exact dates, nor for how long. Read more…


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