Rain on the Hills (California Landscape)

Arthur Grover Rider
Rain on the Hills (California Landscape)
Oil on canvas, c. 1930
30 x 35 inches
Gift of Robert McChesney Bethea

Arthur Grover Rider painted in the environs of Southern California and in Mexico—a favorite locale was Taxco. His work is characterized by rich coloration and smooth brushwork. He was equally adept with watercolor and made numerous watercolor studies of the environs of Laguna Beach.