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Arthur Best

 (1859 - 1935)
Arthur William Best was active/lived in California, Arizona / Canada.  Arthur Best is known for landscape and street genre painting.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Arthur Best


Birth / Death:  1859 Mount Pleasanton, Canada - 1935 Oakland, California

Methods for Arthur Best

Easel Painting

Media for Arthur Best

Styles for Arthur Best

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for Arthur Best

Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
Genre, Human Activity
Landscape
Mountain Views, Mountainscapes
Poppies and Lupines, Floral Landscape

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Arthur Best

Arizona Before 1945
California Before 1940
Catalina Island
Death Valley, California
Grand Canyon, Arizona
Lake Tahoe, California
Mexico and/or Central America
Mount Hood
Mount Tamalpais, California
Northern California Before 1900
Pacific Northwest Before 1900
Southern California Before 1900
Yosemite National Park

Art Association for Arthur Best

Bohemian Club

Chronology for Arthur Best

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 19th Century, After Civil War

Collections for Arthur Best

Hainsworth Collection
Santa Fe Railway

Added Description for Arthur Best

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Career Interrupted by California Earthquake, Fire 1906
Genre Specialty
Landscape Specialty
Railroad Promotion Commissioned Artist


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