Santa Fe Goat. 1939. Lithograph. 12 5/8 x 19. Illustrated: Beall, American Print in the Library of Congress, p. 125. A rich, well-inked impression printed on cream wove paper by Paul Roeher. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway,often abbreviated as Santa Fe, was one of the larger railroads in the United States. 'Goat' refers to train, known as a steam goat. Signed and titled in pencil. $750.
Born in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Davis studied at Chouinard Art Institute. He was a teacher, muralist and illustrator. A passionate print maker, he producing lithographs and prepared his own stones. His works are in the Corcoran Institute of Washington, D.C., the Chicago Art Institute, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution, American Water Color Society in New York, and the Riverside Museum.
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