[San Francisco]: Vesta Kirby, [ca. 1960]. 8 x 8 inches (11 x 11 overall). Watercolor & ink on board. Very Good with minor staining. Mounted on black backing board.
Kirby, Vesta (1936-2016)
Her paintings are included in private, public, museum and corporate collections. She participated in numerous juried exhibitions, group shows and solo exhibits, and was a member of the San Francisco Museum of Art Artists Gallery. Ms. Kirby taught at UC Berkeley Extension, San Francisco Art Institute Extension, The Academy of Art College and the College of San Mateo.Vesta's experience included a successful career as a corporate interior designer in the States and abroad. During this time she worked with a number of architectural firms such as Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Architects in New York City. She provided interior consultation for color and materials. The San Francisco artist Vesta Kirby (1936-2016) was a designer at SOM and the studio and restoration assistant and to Gordon Onslow Ford, (1987-1992). Item #63-2403