Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Josiah Prescott

 (1842 - 1920)
Josiah Franklin Prescott was active/lived in California, New Hampshire.  Josiah Prescott is known for Portrait Painting; Photography.

Biography   Josiah Prescott

Born in New Hampshire on July 2, 1842. Prescott settled in San Francisco in 1864. In 1883 he moved across the Golden Gate to San Rafael. He died there in an auto accident on July 14, 1920.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death record; San Rafael Marin Journal, 7-15-1920 (obituary).

Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here.

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing