Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Wadsworth Jarrell

 (born 1929)
Wadsworth A. Jarrell was active/lived in New York, Illinois, District Of Columbia, Georgia.  Wadsworth Jarrell is known for Abstract painting, elongated figures, playful children, African-American themes.

Biography   Wadsworth Jarrell


Wadsworth Jarrell (1929 - )

Born in Albany, Georgia,Wadsworth Jarrell's artworks continue to capture recurring themes of the working life of African-Americans in Chicago, as well as the sights and sounds of jazz musicians.

After serving in Korea with the U.S. Army, Jarrell moved to Chicago and, inspired by his first museum visits, enrolled in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (1954-58).  In the late 1960's, he opened WJ Studio and Gallery, where he hosted regional artists and musicians.  His gallery became an important focal point for African-American art in Chicago .

In the mid 1960's, following tumultuous local racial violence, Jarrell became involved in the Organization of Black American Culture   ...  Displaying 750 of 4207 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Wadsworth Jarrell


Museums (3 - partial list):  Wadsworth Jarrell    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Untitled (African Rhythm, Our Heritage)
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Wadsworth Jarrell

Consider a subscription!  More info



The Messengers
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Wadsworth Jarrell

Consider a subscription!  More info



Midnight Poet at 125th Street & Lenox.
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Wadsworth Jarrell

Consider a subscription!  More info



15