29 October 2008
Julian Walbridge Rix (1850-1903)
Passing Clouds over a Meadow
signed 'Julian Rix' (lower right)
oil on canvas
32 x 42 in. (81.3 x 106.7 cm.)
Private collection, circa 1920s.
By descent to the present owner.
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Julian Rix traveled between San Francisco and his native Vermont before finally settling on the Monterey peninsula, where along with Jules Tavernier he helped to found the Montery Art Colony in 1876.
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