Our Mission

The mission of the Edgar Payne Gallery of Art is to provide an unparalleled resource for the preservation, collecting, exhibiting and sales of paintings by Edgar Payne (1883-1947). An important American Impressionism and California Impressionist artist, Edgar Payne was primarily a self-taught artist who left home at the age of fourteen to make his way in the world. Edgar Payne and his wife (artist Elsie Payne) lived in Laguna Beach, CA for many years. Although Edgar Payne painted many different subjects during his lifetime, he is best known for his beautiful landscapes of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Utilizing the highest professional standards, the Edgar Payne Gallery of Art provides comprehensive research, conservation, evaluations, framing, sales and acquisition services for your Edgar Payne artwork. We are dedicated to preserving the fine art created by Edgar Payne for future generations of collectors, museums, scholars and all those who can appreciate his work.

Our constant contact with collectors of Edgar Payne artwork provides you with an excellent source should you wish to sell your Edgar Payne painting. If you are interested in purchasing works of art by Edgar Payne, you may wish to add your name to our mailing list so we can notify you of new availabilities. We hope that this website will enrich your enjoyment and understanding of the art and paintings by this artist.

Gallery Services

WE BUY PAINTINGS - Our gallery experts buy and sell paintings and art by Edgar Payne and all inquiries are confidential.

WE CAN SELL YOUR ART - Our gallery experts have the experience, knowledge and contacts to assist you with buying or selling Edgar Payne paintings.

ART EVALUATIONS - Our gallery experts can provide you with a free painting evaluation.

CONSERVATION and RESTORATION - Our painting conservation and restoration experts are world renowned.


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