WHITE HOUSE SALOON
There was a a;; night restaurant located on Sierra Highway in the city of Palmdale, calif. It is long gone. After a night of drinking and the bars closing at 2:00 a.m., those that could would make it over the the restaurant to have pancakes. It reminds me of a cross between “Ground Hog Day” and the “Slash X Saloon” . The Slash X is located in the high dessert of the Antelope/Victor Valley area. . There are so many hidden features in this picture that it will keep you busy for hours. Look at the messages on the postings in the windows. The cowboy chasing a loose horse. The enterprise can’t bee seen in this shot but is in the sky representing the space technology in the Antelope Valley. I am sure you have heard of Edwards and Rosemond..
This illustration started with graphite sketch and then finished with water color pencil and pastel. Archival paper is used or permanency. It will be mailed to you in a roll. Shipping and insurance is in the purchase price. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS CLICK HERE
WHITE HOUSE SALOON
Roger is boss at the mine and just got paid. Notice cash in his back pocket. Dolly sees him coming and drops her hankie to get his attention. The horse has it all figured out. Notice the wording on all the postings. You’ll have a hoot when you discover all the hidden messages. Randsburg is a real town. If it weren’t for it’s few residents, it wold be a ghost town. Located close to China Lake Weapons Center.
Illustration is done on archival aper. It started with graphite and finished with a combination of water color pencil and pastel.Shipping and insurance is in the purchase price. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS CLICK HERE.
ACTIVE SAN MIGUEL MISSION
San Miguel Mission is located in San Miguel, California. It was opened in 1878, As you can see, the Mission was self sustaining with vineyards, maze and livestock. In the picture you will find a bull sparing with a horse, a man trying to catch a run away cow and in the distant, a cargo ship under sale. A 18 X 24 inch archival illustration of early life.
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SAN MIGUEL ACTIVE
SAN MIGUEL MISSION FOUNTAIN
In the courtyard of the San Miguel Mission, is this fountain. Lillys and reeds have occupied most of its space. The priests living quarters at to the right and the main chapel in the back of this sketch. This is a peaceful [picture of a tranquil day at the Mission. It is 18 X 24 and on archival paper. It was sketched in graphite and then finished with a combination of water color and pastel. Postage and insurance is in the purchase price for U.S. domestic buyers.
SAN MIGUEL FOUNTAIN
Smart planning on the part of the residents in this under-the-river pueblo village. The elder, less active elders live in the stacked pueblos. They have running water. The younger generation live in homes on the flat lands. They raise cattle, farm and hunt. Food and other necessities are taken to the elders.
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Archival paper, paster, awater color and graphite sketch.
RIALTO BRIDGE, VENICE ITALY
If you have ever spent time at the Sturgeon hotel (1468) you will have travel by foot over the Rialto bridge. The Grand Canal is surrounded by tall buildings of different colors. Graphite sketched on archival paper. Finished with water color. A nice reminder to those who have been there or those who wish to go there.
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Sketch of Rialto bridge on archival paper.