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

Wallace McDonald

 (1913 - 1970)
Wallace Edmond McDonald was active/lived in California, Colorado.  Wallace McDonald is known for Painting; etching.

Biography   Wallace McDonald


Wallace Edmond McDonald was born in Colorado on March 2, 1913.  McDonald had his first art lessons in Florida at age 11 and continued at the California School of Fine Arts (San Francisco) after moving to California in 1928. 

After graduating from San Francisco State College, he earned his Master of Fine Arts from Stanford University.  During the 1940s he lived on the Monterey Peninsula; he later moved to Marin County and settled in Kentfield.  For 23 years he was chairman of arts for the Tamalpais School District.  He died in San Rafael, CA on July 31, 1970.  His oeuvre contains 250 oil paintings of portraits, harbor scenes, and nudes. 

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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