Acquired by American Legacy Fine Arts directly from the artist
Peter Adams’ flare for combining real places with dreamlike visions is exemplified in this plein air oil painting depicting the sun setting over the Pacific Ocean in Carlsbad, San Diego. Using a fusion of warm tones and high-key color notes, Adams creates a sublime scene with gorgeous brilliance and calming qualities.
California Art Club – Gold Coast, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside (San Diego), California, April 30 – June 12, 2011
Masters of the American West, Autry Museum of the American West, Los Angeles, February 6 – March 7, 2010