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Whales and Friends (Orca Family)


"Orca Family", (partial view) 1989, Acrylics on primed sheetrock, 15 feet high by 50 feet wide.

Three Orca whales gently glide and spin in a hazy turquoise sea. Painted on the interior walls of the Whales and Friends retail outlet at 550 2nd Street near Clay in Oakland. Commissioned by California Pacific Designs.

Commission price $5,000. Painting timeline: One month.
Destroyed in 2003 with the creation of the Pro Arts gallery.

Last Updated: September 18, 2006

3030 Ashby (English Countryside)

Business Murals

Cals (Golden Gate bridge scene)

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