(1942 - 1990)
Paul Wiesenfeld was active/lived in California / Germany. Paul Wiesenfeld is known for realist portrait and interior scene painting.
Paul Wiesenfeld was an American realist painter whose meticulous portraits and, particularly, his finely-detailed interiors enjoyed great critical praise during the 1970s. Sadly, his early death from cancer at age 48 cut short a truly poetic talent.
Born in Los Angeles, Wiesenfeld studied at the Chouinard Art Institute there, the Kunst Academie in Munich, and the University of Indiana. Paul Wiesenfeld's wife was German, so the family divided their time between the United States and their home in Landshut, a small town outside Munich. There, Wiesenfeld's world became the one he painted--a single, lonely room which, according to his dealer Robert Schoelkopf, was roped off and understood to be off-limits to the rest o ... Displaying 750 of 2146 characters.