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John Bob Payne (1883-1962), "Picnic Rocks-Davis Mountains", 1951, oil on canvasboard, 16 x 20", frame: 22.5 x 26.5"

Payne was born in Collierville, Tennessee and moved to San Antonio, Texas in 1891. He was inspired to paint by his friends who were Julian Onderdonk, J. Frank Davis and Tex O'Reilly. Payne began his art career in the teens. He was listed in the 1913 San Antonio City Directory as an artist. His paintings included mostly Hill Country landscapes, missions, and scenes of San Antonio and Mexico. He was the President of the Coppini Academy in the 1950's and he frequently exhibited his works there with other artists such as Rolla Taylor, Clara Caffrey Pancoast, Margaret Tupper and others.

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$500

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John Bob Payne (1883-1962), "Picnic Rocks...", oil

Estimate $1,000 - $2,500
19h
7m
29s
$5001 bid
Starting Price $500
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Katy Alexander
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