Early California Giant Sequoia Forest Landscape Oil Painting 19th Century
The high granite top mountain in the distance indicates this may be the Kings Canyon / Sequoia National Park area in central California.
The Giant Sequoia are among the oldest living things on earth. They are the worlds largest single trees and they grow an average height of 164-279 feet. The trees are restricted to a very limited area of the western Sierra Nevada, California.
This early to mid 19th century oil painting measures 18″ x 28″. The original frame measures 28″ x 37.5″.
This is an antique oil painting and craquelure consistent with its age shows throughout. The painting will brighten up with a professional cleaning. This is truly a magnificent oil painting. We think you’ll agree.
We could find no visible signature. Good antique condition. Please review all images.