Paintings

This is a collection of paintings by my paternal aunts and uncle. My father didn't paint. He was good at flower arranging from his garden.

The actual paintings are spread out throught the family. This is intended as a place where they all can be seen.

Doris Denhart Nee Rowe 1920-2003

The Ranch

The Bethel and Phoebe Coats Ranch in Contra Costa County, California.

In the collection of Brian Denhart

The Wharf

Unknown date

A wharf somewhere in California.

In the collection of Leland and Gail Dance

Jack Denhart 1917-1985

The Ranch - 1941

The Bethel and Phoebe Coats ranch looking South.

In the collection of Brian Denhart

The Ranch II - Circa 1940

The Bethel and Phoebe Coats Ranch in Contra Costa County, California.

In the collection of Brian Denhart

Redwood City Slough - Circa 1950

The last of the structures on the Redwood City, California slough were torn down in the late 1960's or early 1970's. This piece was recently restored. In addition, water staining has been removed with Adobe Photoshop.

In the collection of William C. Rowe

Unknown - Circa 1950

Probably somewhere near the San Francisco Bay.

In the collection of William C. Rowe

The Tannery - Circa 1950

Jack's brother in-law, the previous owner of this piece described it as being of the tannery. This may be Frank's Tannery which was located in Redwood City, California and operated from 1874 to 1959. It burnt down in 1968. Some staining and reflections have been removed with Adobe Photoshop. Other reflections remain.

In the collection of Douglas and Connie Rowe

The Ranch - Circa 1950

The scene is Bethel Coats' ranch in the Tassajara district near Danville, California. The ranch was originally settled around 1850 by Felix Coats and was occupied for one hundred years.

In the collection of Hal and Marcia Sonnenberg

Ranch in Snow - Circa 1950

The scene may be in Montana.

In the collection of Gail and Leland Dance

Old Auburn - Circa 1960

The scene is old down town Auburn, California. The buildings have long since been torn down.

In the collection of Jacque and Carol Denhart

Phyllis Ingram Nee Rowe 1920-2003

Broccoli Fields

Broccoli fields in Santa Maria, California.

In the collection of Hal and Marcia Sonnenberg

Ol' Barn

An old barn in Santa Maria, California.

In the collection of Hal and Marcia Sonnenberg

San Luis Obispo - 1981

The name of the mountain is Bishop’s Peak. It is one of the seven sisters a volcanic mountain range that stretches from Moro Bay to Madonna Mountain in San Luis Obispo.

Roberta Lopez Nee Rowe

Horseback Riders

Horseback riders on the Coats ranch in the Tassajara district near Danville, California.

In the collection of Hal and Marcia Sonnenberg

Mount Diablo

Mount Diablo from the Coats ranch in the Tassajara district near Danville, California.

In the collection of Roberta Lopez