Jessie Hazel Arms Botke

Jessie Hazel Arms Botke (1883-1971)

Untitled – Three Swans, c. 1920-1930

  • Oil on panel with gold leaf
  • 6.875" x 9", artwork
  • 12" x 14.5", framed
  • Historic

Consigned to American Legacy Fine Arts by private collectors

Jessie Arms Botke was celebrated for her exquisite stylized depictions of exotic birds in lush gardens with backgrounds of 22-karat gold leaf, now recognized as an important contribution to the international Arts and Crafts movement. Three elegant swans enliven a lily pond, floating among teal green lily pads and vibrant gold water.

Wood with gold gilt finish, handcrafted by Mayén & Olson in 2009.

Artist Information
DAV, Benezit Vol. 2 pp. 837, CAW p. 91, AIC p. 130, Whos2 p. 391.

On Verso
“American Legacy Fine Arts” label

Early California Masters: Paintings from the Katherine A. Norris Legacy Collection, American Legacy Fine Arts, Pasadena, California, November 12 - December 19, 2021

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