Albert J Londraville California Landscape circa 1960s Oil on Board P2968
A really lovely painting, full of light and life. Board measures 22 1/4" x 28", frame 28 3/4" x 34 1/4".
Scenic artist at MGM who attended Otis Art Institute and studied with Nicolai Fechin, Albert Londraville showed at the Pasadena Art Museum, December 23 through January 22, 1956; exhibited with California Art Club and Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity; won $500 in the John F and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship fund, LAT, December 7, 1952, page D 11; exhibited in drawing show at LA Art Assn., LAT, February 22, 1953, page D 9; won a prize at the 1954 annual of Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity at the LA Museum, per LAT, May 14, 1954, page A 9 and May 23, 1954, page E 7; OMS at Pasadena Art Museum, per “Londraville Paintings Reflect Nature’s Poetry,” LAT, January 8, 1956, p. D 6; and other refs. on the historic LAT (ProQuest)
Source: Nancy Dustin Moure, "Santa Cruz Art League Statewide Art Exhibition Index, First through Twenty-seventh, 1928-1957 (Publications in California Art, No. 12)"