(1887 - 1975)
Courtney Luther Miles was active/lived in California, Kansas. Courtney Miles is known for coastal and mountain landscape, designer.
Biography Courtney Miles
Courtney Luther Miles painted, what turned out to be his master piece, the award winning 'Daniel in the Lions Den' in 1949.
He became well known nationally for his paintings of the 'Old West'. His titles were as western as their subject matter. 'The Ruthless Henchman', 'The Emigrants', 'Across the Mesa', to name a few. Their whereabouts are unknown. They were rich in color, charged with action and they added a great deal to the story of the West. Mr. Miles was self-taught and considered himself a conservative artist.
He and his wife built a home against the mountains of Sierra Madre, California in the late 1930's. People began to buy his paintings in substantial numbers, and he sold enough of his paintings to pay for the hous
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