American, 1881 - 1961
Agnes Pelton was an American visual artist who was born in 1881. Agnes Pelton has had numerous gallery and museum exhibitions, including at the Whitney Museum of American Art and at the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert. Many works by the artist have been sold at auction, including 'West Wind' sold at Christie's Los Angeles 'California Western & American Paintings Drawings & Sculpture' in 1999 for $9,200. There have been many articles about Agnes Pelton, including 'Luminous Dames at OCMA' written by Doug Harvey for LA Weekly in 2009. The artist died in 1961.