Paul Chidlaw Non-Objective Watercolor Painting
A watercolor painting by American artist Paul Chidlaw (1900-1989). This non-objective painting features layers of blue and purple and is estate-stamped to the verso. The painting is displayed in a white mat and a gold tone wooden frame.
Born in Cleves, Ohio, Chidlaw was primarily known as an Abstract Expressionist artist. After studying at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, Chidlaw moved to France where he was able to study at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Fountainbleau and later under the tutelage of the artists Jean Despujols and Andre L'Hote in Paris. After returning to the United States, he worked as a WPA artist painting murals and after WWII, he began teaching at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.
12.25" x 11" x 1" (frame); 5.75" x 3.75" (sight).
Some scratches and scuffs to the frame.