Category Archives: Allan Rothero

Landscape with Blue mountains

“Surely something resides in this heart that is not perishable – and life is more than a dream.” ― Mary Wollstonecraft Oil painting on panel by artist Allan Rothero painted in San Diego County circa 1974.

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Allan Rothero

• Allan Rothero was a cartographer and an artist from Great Britten. He first came to the East coast of the United States in the early twentieth century. Allan later traveled to Pacific Beach CA, and built a home on Hornblend Street. There he … Continue reading

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Redtails over Sweetwater

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. Edgar Degas

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to imagination

This world is but a canvas to our imagination. Henry David Thoreau Oil painting of San Diego North County circa 1960 by Allan Rothero

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32nd St. Canyon by artist Allan Rothero 1987 SD CA

This gorgeous “plein air” oil painting was painted by artist Allan Rothero. The view is from our South Park/Burlingame home’s yard looking east across the Canyon. I’d like to honor these two fine artists that inspired me so much. Having … Continue reading

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