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Millard Sheets “Irish Gypsies” Watercolor & Gouache Painting

Roll over for video transcript Michaan’s has emerged as a leading resource for collectors of California art, from works by the early plein air landscape painters to the Bay Area figurative movement and beyond. This vibrant work is by the 20th century artist Millard Sheets, a California native whose work has special significance not only for art collectors but for all who love the Golden State. An accomplished painter and prominent art educator, Sheets was also a prolific Mid-Century Modern muralist for public buildings such as San Francisco's Scottish Rite Temple. Throughout Southern California, branches of the Home Savings Bank feature his bold murals depicting the history and culture of the state. Sheets also served as the architect on many of these unique bank buildings,  which are cherished by Southern Californians. The chance to own an original work by this visionary artist will attract many bids for “Irish Gypsies,” estimated at $5,000-$7,000. Come to Michaan's Auctions on January 13 for a chance to buy Millard Sheets “Irish Gypsies” Watercolor & Gouache Painting at auction!

Catalog Information

(Californian 1907-1989)
Irish Gypsies
Watercolor and gouache
21 1/2 x 27 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Millard Sheets 1971.
Provenance: Dalzell Hatfield Galleries Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles CA.
Estimate: $5,000/7,000


Fine Art
Kyrah Reddey
(510) 227-2519
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