(1860 - 1939). Oil on canvas; 22 1/2" x 33 1/2". Ex. Joseph Edward trust, San Francisco, CA. Painter, muralist, photographer, Gremke grew up in San Francisco and began art studies at the School of Design under Raymond Yelland. He specialized in watercolors and oil of the Sierra Nevada and highly detailed floral still lifes. He also painted murals in the staions of the Santa Fe and Southern Pacific Railroads. Gremke remained a bachelor his entire life and lived at the family home in Oakland until his death. Beautiful guilded frame.
PERIOD: First half 20th Century
SIZE: 22 1/2" x 33 1/2"; Frame 29" x 41"