(1888 - 1984)
Roi George Partridge was active/lived in California, Washington. Roi Partridge is known for modernist etching and landscape painting.
Biography Roi Partridge
Roi Partridge is known as an important modernist etcher and significant member of the San Francisco artistic circle that included Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Dorothea Lange, Maynard Dixon, and Imogen Cunningham. The "focused realism" that these artists strove for in the 1920s produced some of the boldest visions in American art, often yielding highly abstract images with an emphasis on strong contrasts and patterning. In his etchings drawn from nature, Roi Partridge achieved rhythmic intonations that reveal his intimacy with his subjects and fluidity with his chosen medium.
Roi Partridge (1988-1984) grew up in Seattle, where at the age of ten he was enrolled in an art course. His family also lived for some time in Missouri, an
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