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Amnell Roi Rydell

 (1915 - 2000)
Amnell Roi (Roy) Rydell was active/lived in California, Minnesota.  Amnell Roi Rydell is known for painting.

Biography   Amnell Roi Rydell


Born in Minneapolis, MN on Sept. 17, 1915.  "Roy" Rydell studied at the Minneapolis Art Institute before moving to Los Angeles in 1929.  He further studied there at the Chouinard Art School and USC followed by work at UC Berkeley and at Ecole de la Grand-Chaumière in Paris. A landscape architect, he later lived in Santa Cruz, CA until his demise on Oct. 26, 2000. 

Exh:  All Calif. Exhibition, 1939; LACMA, 1943; Santa Barbara Museum, 1944 (solo); Raymond & Raymond Gallery (LA), 1945; Santa Cruz Co. Fair, 1983; Stanford University, 1986, 1987 (solos); USC, 1987 (solo); Santa Cruz Art League, 1988, 1989.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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