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Peter Oakeshott

 (1908 - 2002)
Peter Howard Oakeshott was active/lived in California.  Peter Oakeshott is known for painting.

Peter Oakeshott

Born in Oakland, CA on Sept. 27, 1908. Oakeshott studied at the CCAC and the CSFA. A lifelong resident of Oakland, he died there on June 29, 2002.  His modernist watercolors and oils include non-representational landscapes and abstracts.

Exh: Santa Cruz Art League, 1934; Oakland Art Gallery, 1930s, 1950s.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Index of Artists Supplement (Daniel Mallett); Interview with the artist or his/her family; Times Starr, 6-30-2002 (obit).

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About  Peter Oakeshott

Born:  1908 - Oakland, California
Died:   2002 - Oakland, California
Known for:  painting