Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Milton Hughes. San Francisco: Hughes Publishing Company, . 27.8x21.3 cm, pp. [1-2] [1-11] 12-533 [534: blank], original pictorial green cloth, spine panel stamped in black and gold. First edition. A comprehensive, well-received biographical dictionary of more than 6600 artists in California from those who accompanied the European exploring expeditions of the late eighteenth century to those who exhibited at the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-1940. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with just a touch of rubbing at edges. (#166368).
First edition so stated on copyright page.