Casa Adobe de San Rafael plein air style oil painting art
“Casa Adobe de San Rafael – Sanchez house”
9 x 12 inches, oil on plein air panel
This past spring, looking for a little break from the isolation of the pandemic, we took a walk around this beautiful adobe in Glendale.
The jacaranda trees were blooming and it seemed to pull us back in time to a quieter moment. The building has been in continuous use since it was built in 1865 when it was the home of Tomas Avila Sanchez and Maria Sepulveda. Sr. Sanchez was the first sheriff of Los Angeles and a third-generation Californian.
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