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Theodore Waddell

 (born 1941)
Theodore (Ted) Waddell is active/lives in Montana, Idaho.  Theodore Waddell is known for expressionist animal and landscape painting, sculpture.

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Theodore Waddell


Theodore Waddell is a cattle rancher and painter who lives on the Musselshell River northwest of Billings, Montana.  Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals roaming the vast plains of Eastern Montana.

In his work, Waddell draws a deliberate parallel between his subject and the elements of abstract* art: cattle and horses are motifs formally arranged on the flattened and enveloping painted "ground" characteristic of modernism.  Noted earlier for heavily textured surfaces, Waddell's recent paintings are more atmospheric*, with translucent wax medium layers suggesting the drift of grazing animals, transitions of days, and the procession of the seasons.

Waddell was born in Laurel, Montana, and studied a  ...  Displaying 750 of 10319 characters.



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About  Theodore Waddell

Born:  1941 - Laurel, Montana
Known for:  expressionist animal and landscape painting, sculpture