Robert Lee Eskridge 'HANA MAUI' : Original Watercolor
Original Watercolor: 'Hana, Maui' by Robert Lee Eskridge c. 1949 18 x 24 gold trimmed inset with tweed mat and koa wood framed 30 1/2 x 35 1/2 x 1 signed bottom left
If you are interested in this item, PLEASE CONTACT US at 808-227-2931 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and accurate shipping rates to your location. --- About the artist: Robert Lee Eskridge (1891 – 1975) was an American genre painter, muralist and illustrator. He was born in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania. Eskridge studied at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles College of Fine Arts, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and with George Senseney and André Lhote in Paris. After traveling extensively in Spain and the South Seas, he lived in Chicago, New York, and Coronado Beach, CA (1917–32). He moved to Honolulu in 1932 and taught at the University of Hawaii. During the Great Depression he was a Works Progress Administration muralist. His murals are in the Ala Moana Park Sports Pavilion in Honolulu and at Palmer House in Chicago, and his art has been displayed in the Honolulu Museum of Art and Smithsonian American Art Museum.