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Golden Gate Park Arboretum

San Fransisco:  Golden Gate Park Arboretum Original Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 6×8 Oil on Canvas Mounted on Wood Signed Lower Left – Baumann Artist’s Comments San Francisco was my home for 25 years,  and as a landscape painter, I liked the challenge of integrating my passion for nature and for urban landscapes.  Golden Gate Park is one of my favorite places to paint in San Francisco, and the Arboretum is a stunning example of Victorian architecture in this first class setting.  I must admit that I was intimidated by the complex, ornate details of this beautiful building.  But, I…

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Yosemite Foot Bridge

Plein Air Etude: Yosemite Foot Bridge, Original Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 6×8 Oil on Canvas Mounted on Wood Framing 31/4″ Wood Signed Lower Left – Baumann 03 Yosemite On Verso Yosemite Foot Bridge Stefan Baumann 03 Artist’s Comments When I travel, I will often scout out interesting places to paint like this foot bridge in Yosemite Park before I bring my paints and easel to the site. Other times, I bring my thumb box along with me just in case I find something that is irresistible to paint.  This little foot bridge was located near Bridal Falls,  and  it was…

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San Mateo Drive-In Movie

California: San Mateo Drive-In Movie Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 8×12 Oil on Canvas Mounted on Board Framing 3″ Pine wood frame with natural finish Signed Lower Left – Baumann Verso San Mateo Drive-In Movie Artist’s Comments As an artist I’m always fascinated when inspiration happens. My passion for the landscape of western America is strong, but I do love to paint urban subjects as well. This week, I was caught in a traffic jam in San Mateo, California and I looked over the guard rail and noticed this abandoned Drive-In Movie.  Although I had driven by it many times,…

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Mesa Verde: Among the Anasazis

Mesa Verde National Park:  Among the Anasazis Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 30×20 Oil Canvas Stretched on Wood Bars Framing 4″ 24k Handmade Ornate Frame Signed Lower Left – Baumann GV 03 On Verso Among the Anasazis StefanBaumann Artist’s Comments Journal Entry: Oct 15 , 2003 Leaving Arches National Park, I drove south toward Mesa Verde. Traveling is tenuous since signs of incoming storms are visible everywhere. The the changing weather tempted me to change my plans and head westerly away from the destination that I have waited so long to see in person. But, I decided to press on…

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Carmel Mission

California Missions Series: Carmel Mission, Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 8×10 Oil on Canvas Stretched on Wood Bars Framing 31/4″ Wood Signed Lower Right – Baumann GV Date Completed: 2013 On Verso StefanBaumann.com, 2013 Provenance Currently held by the artist Price $500 If you wish to acquire this fine original oil painting locally or if you have questions about this painting, please contact the artist at 415-606-9074 or email him at [email protected] Shipping The price of this original oil painting includes shipping. This painting will be displayed in Stefan Baumann’s One Man Show titled: Reverence: “An Artist’s Tribute to Nature”…

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Old Stage Cabin

Old Stage Cabin Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 8×12 Oil on Board Framing 3″ Mahogany Red Wood Signed Lower Right – Baumann 11 Date Completed: 2011 On Verso Stefan Baumann Old Stage Cabin 310100309 Artist’s Comments This is a painting of Stewart Ranch, located in a beautiful meadow just outside of the town of Mount Shasta. When painting outdoors, it is important to capture the subject by drawing it accurately with details. Many students hurry this process, but I believe that this step is essential because a good drawing provides a foundation for the painting, and provides you with a…

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Echo Lake Painting: The Artist’s Cabin

Echo Lake Painting: The Artist’s Cabin Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 12×16 Oil on Oil Primed Linen Canvas Mounted on Wood Panel Framing 4″ Gold Frame Lower Left – Baumann Date Completed: 2004 On Verso “The Artist’s Studio”, Echo Lake, StefanBaumann.com 2004 Artist’s Comments Journal Entry, Desolation Valley November 13, 2004 The nights are cold this time of year, and I woke up to the chill in the morning air that made me crawl deeper into my sleeping bag. I finally got the courage to unzip my tent. A slight frost covered my coffee pot but melted quickly once I…

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Mission San Juan Bautista

Old Mission Series: Mission San Juan Bautista Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 8×10 Oil on Linen mounted on Board Framing 21/2″ 24K custom frames Signed Lower Right – Baumann     Date Completed: 2003 On Verso Baumann 04 white sticker, Cleveland 2003, Opus 21, “Old Mission, opus 1″ San Juan Bautista Artist’s Comments As part of my California “Old Mission” series, I painted the Mission in San Juan Bautista. Although painting the beauty of nature is my passion, I am also intrigued by historical places and buildings that humans created for shelter and community gatherings when they settled in nature. By painting…

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Yellowstone Painting: Old Faithful Lodge

Yellowstone Painting: Old Faithful Lodge Somewhere in Time Oil painting by Stefan Baumann 12×16 Oil on Cotton canvas mounted on board Framing 4″ Driftwood frame with gold leaf liner and drift wood lip, 22 k gold leaf name plate, Somewhere in Time, Stefan Baumann, Yellowstone Old Faithful Lodge Signed Lower Left – Baumann GV On Verso Frame inscribed in pen L 000374 12×16 #90-1A, GIML INLAY SUDAN GRAND VIEW OPUS 30      With two metal protective clips attached. Artist’s Comments For me, Yellowstone is the most magical of all the National Parks.  Over the past thirty years, I have returned to…

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Hornbrook Barn, Opus 2

Hornbrook Barn, Opus 2 ~ Original Architectural Landscape Painting by Stefan Baumann 10 x 18 Oil on Panel Framing Framed in Gold and Wood Signed Lower Right  – Baumann  Monogram GV  Date: 2012 Provenance This amazing old red barn located off the freeway near Hornbrook, California catches my eye every time I drive to Medford, Oregon to teach painting classes.  It is located just north of The Grand View Ranch and Mt. Shasta in a quaint and picturesque farming community where it has become an inspirational location for many of my new paintings that I plan to paint this year….

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