Clayton Pinkerton (1931-1993)

Clayton Pinkerton(1931-1993)

Artist: Clayton Pinkerton(1931-1993) American Measurements: 70.5” x 66”. Overall: 72” x 68” Framed acrylic on canvas, Titled “Big Man in Selma, ca 1965”). Signed, titled and dated verso. Exhibited San Francisco Museum Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Clayton Pinkerton

Artist: Clayton Pinkerton(1931-1993) American Framed oil on canvas, Measurements: 70.5” x 66”. Overall: 72” x 68”70.5” x 66”. Titled “Working Things Out, dated 1959” . Signed and dated verso. Exhibited::San Francisco Museum of Arts, John Natsoulas Gallery and Arleigh Gallery. Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Clayton Pinkerton .

Artist: Clayton Pinkerton (1931-1993) American Framed acrylic on masonite, Titled: “Capitol Crawling with Soldiers, 1969-1970” Measurement: 48″ x 48″. Overall: 48.5” x 48.5” Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Clayton Pinkerton(1931-1993

Artist: Clayton Pinkerton(1931-1993) American Framed acrylic on canvas, Titled: “Zebra, 1969” Signed, titled and dated verso Measures: 66″ x 70”. Overall: 68” x 72” Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Clayton Pinkerton (1931-1993) American

Clayton Pinkerton (1931-1993) American Framed oil on canvas, “Cliff House, 1969” ) SIgned and dated verso. Bears John Natsoulas Gallery label verso Measures: 70” x 66” Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Clayton Pinkerton...

Clayton Pinkerton (1931-1993) American Framed acrylic on canvas, “Solution, 1965” Signed, titled and dated verso. Exhibited San Francisco Museum of Art exhibition label verso, Measures: 70″x66″ Titled: “Arts of San Francisco, 1967”. Farhat Art Museum Collection.

Post War California artist, Clayton Pinkerton studied at Carmel Art Institute and the California College of Arts and Crafts, receiving his B.F.A. in 1952, and M.F.A. in 1953. Pinkerton taught at The Richmond Art Center.

Selected Group Exhibitions: 71st Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1952; 72nd Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1953; 73rd Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1954; PACIFIC COAST ART, IIIrd Biennial of Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1955; First Pacific Coast Biennial Exhibition, Santa Barbara Museum of Art & California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco 1955; 75th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San
Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1956; CALIFORNIA PAINTERS, 40 Painters, Municipal Art Center, Long Beach, 1956; 78th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1959; 79th Annual Painting Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1960; Winter Invitational, California Palace of The Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1960;, 61, 62, 63; The Art Bank of the San Francisco Art Association, 1958, 59, 60, 62, 63, 64, 66; de Young Museum, San Francisco; Denver Art Museum; The Oakland Museum; San Francisco Museum of Art.

Literature:
Thomas Albright, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1945-1980
San Francisco Art Association (Institute) Catalog of the Art Bank

Source:
David J Carlson, Carlson Gallery, California. Carlson’s specialty is Post-World War II California artists.

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