(1880 - 1955)
Charles Joseph Rider was active/lived in California, New Jersey, Oregon. Charles Rider is known for landscape painting, scultpure and bookplate design.
Biography Charles Rider
A landscape painter, commercial artist, and bookplate designer, Charles Rider had a career both on the East Coast and in California. He was born in Trenton, New Jersey and was a student of William Merritt Chase and Stanton Macdonald-Wright.
During the 1920s, he became a resident of Southern California and worked there as a commercial artist. He helped establish the Art Students League in San Pedro and lived in Newport Beach in the 1930s.
He was a member of the American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers.
Edan Hughes, Artists in California, 1786-1940