Desert Mountainscape by Leland S. Curtis


(AMERICAN, 1897 - 1989)

A California desert and mountain painter best known for his views of Antarctica, he created widely exhibited work including California desert and mountain landscapes. From 1939 to 1940 and in 1957, he was the official artist for the United States Antarctica Expeditions and earned national attention for his views of the South Pole. He also painted in Utah and Monument Valley.

30 × 40 inches

Oil on canvas