29 October 2008
Donna Schuster (1883-1953)
Fishing Boats from Monterey
signed 'Donna Schuster' (lower right)--inscribed with title (on the reverse)
watercolor and pencil on paper
18 x 17¼ in. (45.7 x 43.8 cm.)
The present lot is a double-sided work with a watercolor, pencil and gouache study of rocks and surf on the reverse.
Private collection, Los Angeles, California.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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