Lenard Kester is a listed California artist known for
his paintings, watercolors, and illustrations of landscapes, marines, city
views and still life.
Born in 1917 in New York City, New York, he studied at
the Cooper Union School of Design. In the late 1930's he moved to Los
Angeles, California and worked with Walt Disney. Known for being one of the
contributors to the "California Style" movement, his works have been shown
in many galleries and museums. He died in 1997.
Another detail of this artwork is below.