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George R. James (American, b. 1932), "Barbershop", watercolor on paper, signed, 2008

George R. James (American, b. 1932), "Barbershop", watercolor on paper, signed, 2008

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Signed lower right, matted and framed


Sight: Height 30 in. x Width 40 in.

Frame: Height 42 in. x Width 33 in.


Appears fine. Please contact for specific condition questions. Not examined out of the frame. Lofty does not guarantee the condition or authenticity of frames.


Collection of the artist

About The Artist:

George R. James is an American artist who lives and works in California. Though much of James' early work was done in oil on canvas, he is an avid and highly skilled watercolorist. He received his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees at the California State University, Long Beach. He extensively studied California Scene painters, those who painted the landscapes of California during the early to mid twentieth century, like Rex Brandt and Phil Dike. In his own work, James developed an abstract style where his forms often interact with geometric shapes. He became a celebrated California painter when his work started to be sold and exhibited in local galleries. Since, he has exhibited internationally, including at the 2007 Jiangsu Watercolor Society International Watercolor Exhibition in Nanjing, China. James has won several prestigious national awards and has been featured in many articles and books. James has been sharing his knowledge and skills with students at the California State University Fullerton since 1968 as Professor 'Emeritus' of Art. James is a member of American Watercolor Society and the National Watercolor Society.

James' recent experimentation with a synthetic paper called Yupo allows him to gain a richer color than he would have on watercolor paper. Yupo calls for the painstaking process of careful layering on of the pigments, which nicely accommodate James' cubist experiments with color and design.


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George R. James (American, b. 1932), "Barbershop", watercolor on paper, signed, 2008

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