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949-689-2047 William Coulter seascape

949-689-2047 William Coulter seascape
William Alexander Coulter, Irish born American (1849 - 1936)

William Alexander Coulter was born in 1849, in Glenariff, Ireland.
He died on March 13, 1936 at his home in Sausalito, California.
From 1862 to 1869, he worked aboard ships. During his time at sea, he made many detailed drawings of ships and the seascape. In 1869, he worked as a sail maker in San Francisco while continuing to create marine art.

In 1923, a painting by William Alexander Coulter
was featured on the 20¢ US postage stamp:

949-689-2047 William Coulter postage stamp

In 1943, a Liberty ship, launched from Richmond, California, was named the S. S. William A. Coulter in honor of the artist. William Alexander Coulter is listed in Edan Hughes’ artist reference book titled Artists in California: 1786 – 1940.
He is also listed in Who Was Who in American Art.

The art of William Alexander Coulter is or has been exhibited in museums, galleries, government and corporate locations including but not necessarily limited to the following:
Alaska-Yukon Expo, Seattle, WA
Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia
California Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
Christopher Queen Gallery, Duncans Mills, CA
Commercial Club, San Francisco, CA
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, CA
Fisherman's Wharf Restaurant, Honolulu, HI
Geringer Art, Honolulu, HI
Godel & Co. Fine Art, Bedford, NY
Graton Gallery, Graton, CA
Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA
Hawaii State Art Museum, Honolulu, HI
Honolulu Library, Honolulu, HI
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Maine Maritime Museum, Bath, ME
Maritime Museum, San Francisco, CA
Merchants Exchange Building, San Francisco, CA (16’ x 18’ mural)
Museum of the City of San Francisco, CA
Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Orange County Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA
Redfern Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
Sacramento State Fair, Sacramento, CA
San Francisco Art Association, San Francisco, CA
Society of California Pioneers, San Francisco, CA
United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY
US Navy Museum, Washington, DC
Vallejo Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
William Alexander Coulter Studio, San Francisco, CA
Work of Man, Los Angeles, CA
World's Columbian Expo, Chicago, IL
Yukon Expo, Seattle, WA