Stunning and bright watercolor signed by artist Wayne La Com. Com was born in Glendale, California in 1922. He grew up in Southern California and attended art schools in Los Angeles where he studied watercolor with Hardie Gramatky and Watson Cross. He was a member of the California Watercolor Society.
In the 1940s he produced location pieces with views of suburban living including houses, people, and landscapes. Using transparent watercolors, he is considered as part of the "California Regional Scene Painter School". In the 1950s he studied further with Rico LeBrun and Guy McCoy. For eight years he worked with opaque watercolors producing mainly non objective abstract work.
After the 1950s he returned to painting primarily representational pieces with transparent watercolors. He painted in Europe. He is known also for his paintings of Hawaii.
REFERENCE NUMBER: LU825811479023
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 35" Width: 46.5" Depth: 0.5"
MATERIAL: Hand-Painted Paper, Lacquered Wood CONDITION
CREATOR: Wayne La Com
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United States