in Sweden in 1893, John Dominique is a well-listed Czlifornia painter known
for his landscapes of the western terrain, who came to the United States
with his family in 1898 and settled in Oregon, where he began his career as
a typesetter and cartoonist for a small newspaper.
first art classes were at the Portland Art Museum, which he followed with
further studies at the San Francisco Institute Of Art, the Van Sloun School
of Painting, and the Santa Barbara School of Arts, where he studied under
Colin Campbell Cooper and Carl Oscar Borg. His works are in many museum
collections, and he won many prizes for his works in exhibitions in
California and Oregon. His works have sold at auction for as much as
died in 1994.