Fremont F. Ellis (1897-1985)
signed and dated 'Fremont F. Ellis/1924' (lower right)--signed again and inscribed with title and 'Camino del Monte Sol--Santa Fe New Mexico' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm.)
The present painting is an early-period Impressionist work by Fremont Ellis depicting the Atalaya Mountain with the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, directly east of the artist's studio.
California, Western and American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture