Charles A. Watson (American, 1857-1923)
Oil on artist board, signed.
Painting size: 6” x 8”
Frame size: 9.5” x 11.5”
Watson was born in Baltimore, MD. He studied with A. Castaigne, E.S. Whiteman and D. Woodward. A founding member of the Baltimore Charcoal Club, he was also a member of the Baltimore Watercolor Club. Watson exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Annual Exhibition in 1906. He is noted for his tonalist marine paintings where the softly dawn lit skies blend with the pale ocean waters, often with a bare outline of a sailboat.
Falk, Peter, ed. “Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975"
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