5 Press Releases

Tag: Jessie Arms Botke

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    John Frost Impressionist Painting Stars in Bonhams California Art Sale

    Born in 1890, John Frost often found himself painting the sceneries of Southern California in an Impressionist style. In the 1920s, Frost’s work particularly inclined toward French Impressionism. The artist used wispy brushwork and focused on a soft, pastel palette. A fine example of John Frost’s work from this period…

    JOHN FROST
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    Contemporary and Historic Favorites in Santa Paula Art Museum’s 11th Annual Fine Art Auction

    The Santa Paula Art Museum’s Eleventh Annual Fine Art Auction will feature 21 original works of art by some of the Museum’s favorite local artists— both historic and contemporary. Linda Brown is among the contemporary artists with work in the catalog. Dedicated to capturing the grandeur of the American landscape,…

    LINDA BROWN, Sierra Dawn, Oil on panel
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    Local Santa Paula Artists Elevated in Benefit Auction

    Both Jessie Arms and her husband, Cornelis Botke, started their artistic careers in the commercial arena. She was an interior decorator painting elaborate, exotic birds on living room walls and he was sketching architecture in Chicago. After the pair wed, however, they moved West to become fixtures in the California…

    JESSIE ARMS BOTKE, Cabins Morro Bay, Oil on panel
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    Fine and Decorative Art: Premier Auction

    As Modernism made its way into the realm of art, many shared a prevailing desire to create new aesthetic reality. The pieces offered in the upcoming Fine and Decorative Art: Premier Auction by Cowan's Auctions shows the transformation of mimetic tradition into the rebellious mood of the 20th century. Works…

    Lalique Red Poissons Vase/Auctiondaily
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    Fine and Decorative Art: Premier Auction

    As Modernism made its way into the realm of art, many shared a prevailing desire to create new aesthetic reality. The pieces offered in the upcoming Fine and Decorative Art: Premier Auction by Cowan's Auctions shows the transformation of mimetic tradition into the rebellious mood of the 20th century. Works…

    Fine and Decorative Art: Premier Auction/Auctiondaily