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

William Yelland

 (1889 - 1966)
William Raymond Yelland was active/lived in California / Italy.  William Yelland is known for Landscape painter, architect.

Biography   William Yelland


Born in Los Gatos, CA on Sept. 22, 1889. William was the nephew of artist Raymond Dabb Yelland. The younger Yelland studied architecture at UC Berkeley under John Galen Howard and at the University of Pennsylvania. By the early 1930s he had an office in Oakland in the Financial Center Bldg and a home in nearby Kensington. His architecture was inspired by the quaint villages of France. The many "Mother Goose" or "Hansel and Gretel" homes near UC Berkeley are of his design as are the Normandy Village and Tupper & Reed Music Store. His architecture earned him an honor award from the A.I.A. in 1927. In his leisure Yelland painted landscapes which he exhibited in the San Francisco Bay area. His address was Kensington, CA at the time of h

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Interview with the artist or his/her family; SF Chronicle, 8-4-1993.

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

Jack London Square
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research William Yelland

Consider a subscription!  More info