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Basil Ede: Gambel's Quail, 1988, watercolor. In scope and quality, the work of contemporary British artist Basil Ede has been likened to that of 19th-century artist John James
John James (c 1673- 15 May 1746) was an architect particularly associated with Twickenham in west London, where he rebuilt St. Mary's Church and built the house for Hon. Audubon. Work of both artists -- along with that of Georges Braque Noun 1. Georges Braque - French painter who led the cubist movement (1882-1963)
Braque , Datus Myers, and Ernest Thompson Seton Ernest Thompson Seton (August 14 1860 - October 23 1946) was a Scoto-Canadian (and naturalized U.S. citizen) who became a noted author, wildlife artist, founder of the Woodcraft Indians, and founding pioneer of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). , among others -- can be seen in Birds & Beasts -- an exhibit of paintings, antique prints, and rare books. The show, at William R. Talbot Fine Art (129 W. San Francisco San Francisco (săn frănsĭs`kō), city (1990 pop. 723,959), coextensive with San Francisco co., W Calif., on the tip of a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, which are connected by the strait known as the Golden St., 2nd floor; 982-1559), opens on Friday, Oct. 15.
Nicholas Bernard: Large Yellow Spiral, 2010, thrown earthenware with colored slips and oxides. Patina Gallery presents the elegant clay work of Arizona artist Nicholas Bernard. Colourforms opens with a 5 p.m. reception on Friday, Oct. 15. The gallery is at 131 W. Palace Ave.; call 986-3432.
Carolyn Lamuniere, Red Flower, 2010, oil on canvas. Carolyn Lamuniere's light- and color-filled interiors are on view at Convergence Gallery (219 W. San Francisco St., 986-1245). The exhibit of new paintings by the artist opens with a 5 p.m. reception on Friday, Oct. 15.
Paul Reed: #25C, 1964, acrylic on canvas. The group exhibit 1960s Revisited at David Richard Contemporary (130-D Lincoln Ave.) focuses on the work of American abstract artists during the '60s. It features pieces by more than 30 artists, showing the diversity of work produced during the decade and falling within the definition of abstract. The exhibit opens with a 5 p.m. reception on Friday, Oct. 15. A gallery talk with curator Gary Snyder takes place at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16. Call 983-9555.