Category Archives: Colorado painting

Artist Insight: Vance Kirkland’s Watercolors

Vance Kirkland (1904-1981) was a watercolorist for the first half of his painting career, and water continued to be an important part of Kirkland’s artistic process even when he began to paint primarily in oil. Continue reading

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Three New Landscapes

The untitled mountain scene by Raphael Lillywhite (1929) along with the untitled Platte scene by Alexis Comparet and Harvey Otis Young’s The Clearing (c.1880) are all very recent acquisitions (in 2008) that have been added to Kirkland Museum to further strengthen our … Continue reading

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