Collections Highlights – Painting by Fanny Bixby Spencer

Elderly Man (Name Unknown)

Artist: Fanny Bixby Spencer

Date: 1914

Medium: Oil on canvas

Fanny Bixby Spencer (18791930) was the youngest child of Jotham Bixby and Margaret Hathaway Bixby. She was a philanthropist and antiwar writer, and grew up at Rancho Los Cerritos. This painting is periodically on display in the Visitor’s Center. Fanny’s other artwork

From John K. Otis