Paul Chidlaw Signed Abstract Landscape Charcoal Drawing
A signed charcoal drawing by American artist Paul Chidlaw (1900-1989). This dynamic drawing features an abstract landscape and is signed to the lower right. Displayed in a gold tone wooden frame and white mat.
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.
22.5" x 18.5" x 1" (frame); 14" x 11" (sight).
Minor scratches to the frame.