Jane Greene Gale

The Blue Heron Gallery is happy to represent the estate of Jane Greene Gale. Gale’s work and biography is featured in the new four volume set on California woman artists Emerging from the shadows by Maurine St. Gaudens. I will try to put the whole collection online in the coming weeks.

Jane Greene Gale

Jane Greene Gale (1898-1987)
Boat dock watercolor 16 x 22″ (image)
framed, pencil signed, lower right
$1800

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Jane Greene Gale w.c. sketch #1 13 x 10″ image size – signed lower right, titled verso sold

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Jane Greene Gale Orange, Blue Red, Black acrylic 17.5 x 10″ signed l/r titled verso $1200

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Nude figure #7 – 17 x 7″ sold

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Color Nude #8 20 x 13″ $700

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Color Nude #9 w.c. 18 x 24″ estate stamped $650

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Bathers w.c. 17 x 24″ $650

landscape #7 (1 of 1)

Landscape #7 18 x 24″ $750

portrait (1 of 1)

Portrait (self?)

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Street scene

antebellum (1 of 1)

Antebellum

sailors (1 of 1)

Sailors and gals

landscape with building (1 of 1)

landscape and building

cabins (1 of 1)

Cabins and conifers

boat scene

boat scene

cubist still life (1 of 1)

cubist still life

landscape #8 (1 of 1)

landscape #8

 

Born in Leipzig, Germany on July 18, 1898. Gale studied at Minneapolis School of Art, ASL in NYC, Columbia University, and with Hans Hofmann, Jean Charlot, and Dong Kingman. She taught art in Ohio and Florida until 1935. She then moved to California to continue teaching at Fresno State College for 24 years. She died in Perry, IA on March 5, 1987. Exh: Fresno Artists League, 1930s-1950s; Calif. WC Society, 1935-55; SFAA, 1940-51; Santa Barbara Museum, 1942; Calif. State Fairs, 1947-55. In: Newport (CA) High School.
Source:
Edan Hughes, “Artists in California, 1786-1940”
Who’s Who in American Art 1956; Fresno Bee, 8-2-1987 (obituary).