Morton Earl Riddle
(1909 - 1992)
Morton Earl Riddle was active/lived in Kentucky, California. Morton Riddle is known for folk art carving, dolls, painting.
Biography Morton Earl Riddle
A Retired Watchmaker, Riddle learned to carve as a child by observing Folk craftsmen in the small mining town of Peastick, Kentucky where he was born.
In the Late 1970's Riddle was discovered by Liz Blackman the owner of Outside-in an Art Gallery in Hollywood California. Riddle's Art was included in two west coast exhibitions in the 80's.
Riddle is also included in the 1990 Museum of American Folk art encyclopedia of Twentieth Century American Folk Art Artists by Chuck and Jan Rosenak.
Information provided by Jackie Heinl