(1883 - 1968)
Carl Sammons was active/lived in California, Iowa, Nebraska. Carl Sammons is known for landscape and coastal scene painting.
Carl Sammons was one of the noted early California
Impressionists. He was a long-time resident of the San Francisco
Bay Area and a prolific Plein Air artist. Sammons is known best
for his California representational landscapes and coastal
scenes. While much of his work was done in California, he
traveled and painted throughout the West. In his early career,
Sammons painted Tonalist pastels and some sources list him as a
Pastelist. However, around 1920 Sammons added vivid color and
Impressionistic brush strokes to his repertoire. At the same time
he began painting oils and these comprise the majority of his
work. The renowned early California Impressionist John M. Gamble
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