(Mexican Landscape) by Richard Day

(Mexican Landscape) by Richard Day

(Mexican Landscape)

Richard Day

Title

(Mexican Landscape)

 
Artist

Richard Day

  1896 - 1972 (biography)
Year
1930  
Technique
lithograph 
Image Size
14 x 11 3/8"  
Signature
unsigned 
Edition Size
unnumbered 
Annotations
 
Reference
 
Paper
Basingwerk Parchment 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
RMD121 
Price
$250.00 
Description
n 1920, Day arrived in Hollywood hoping to find a career in the emerging motion picture industry. Befriended by Eric Von Stroheim, he was hired as a scene painter for the film Foolish Wives but was soon elevated to art director. He designed and built some of the largest sets of his time and in 1935, Day was the highest-paid art director in Hollywood.