Art History 101 – The Cape School of Art

As a longtime admirer of the paintings and philosophies of French Impressionism, I had often wondered (1) when its techniques had been first taught in America, (2) by whom and (3) at which school. I knew that Impressionism had began in Europe in the 1860s. However, I...
Art History 101 • Hanson Puthuff

Art History 101 • Hanson Puthuff

At the turn of the last century, California was home to many fine Impressionist painters whose works rivaled those of Europe. One painter whose work consistently catches my breath is Hanson Duvall Puthuff, (1875-1972).  Please enjoy this brief history lesson and...