Lot 2421
Alexander Nepote (CA, 1913-1986), The White Door
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right, matted and framed behind glass.

Sight size 21 1/2 x 28 1/2 in.; Frame dimensions 33 x 43 in.

Collection of Donna Kaye, Raleigh, North Carolina

A painter known for mixed-media abstractions, Alexander Nepote was born on a ranch in California near Stockton. He studied at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, at Mills College, and at the University of California from where he received a Master's Degree. From 1945 to 1950, he was Dean of the Faculty at the California College of Arts and Crafts and served in the same capacity at San Francisco State College from 1950 to 1977.

Memberships included the West Coast Watercolor Society, the Bay Region Art Association, and the California Watercolor Society.

Good estate condition; not examined out of the frame.