John Frost (1890-1937 Pasadena, CA)

oil on canvas
30'' H x 36'' W

  • Provenance: Provenance: Kievits Gallery, Pasadena, CA (see label verso); Private Collection, Washington
  • Exhibited: Exhibited: Stendahl Galleries in the Maryland Hotel, Pasadena, CA, five-person exhibition, 1924; Pasadena Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, Pasadena Art Institute, Pasadena, CA, 1925; Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena, CA, group exhibition, 1927; Ainslie Galleries, Los Angeles, CA, one-person exhibition, 1928
  • Notes: Note: Jules Kievits owned Kievits Gallery (c.1920-1930s) located in the Vista Del Arroyo Hotel in Pasadena, then acquired the gallery in the Flintridge Hotel in 1927, selling artwork by local San Gabriel Valley artists. A detailed academic essay on Frost's masterpiece 'San Gabriel Valley' by Phil Kovinick, author of the forthcoming 2011 Irvine Museum publication ''John Frost: A Forgotten American Impressionist'', is available online and in printed format by request. We are grateful for Mr. Kovinick's assistance in writing about and researching this painting
  • Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Blacklight: No evidence of restoration under blacklight. AS-IS. ALL SALES FINAL.

Accepted Forms of Payment:

American Express, MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer


Shipping: Buyers are responsible for arranging their own shipping estimates and deliveries. Moran's in our discretion and as a courtesy to buyers, can arrange to have purchased lots packed, insured and forwarded by a third party shipper at the request, expense and risk of the buyer. Moran's assumes no responsibility for acts or omissions in such packing or shipping by other packers or carriers, even if recommended by Moran's. Nor does Moran's assume any responsibility for any damage to picture frames or to the glass therein. In circumstances where Moran's arranges for such third party services, Moran's may apply an administration charge of 10% of that service fee.

October 19, 2010 6:30 PM PDT
Pasadena, CA, US

John Moran Auctioneers

You agree to pay a buyer's premium of up to 23% and any applicable taxes and shipping.

View full terms and conditions

Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
$100,000 $199,999 $10,000
$200,000 $499,999 $20,000
$500,000 + $50,000