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Elizabeth Charleston

 (1910 - 1997)
Elizabeth Charleston was active/lived in California / France.  Elizabeth Charleston is known for impressionist floral and landscape painting.

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Elizabeth Charleston


Elizabeth Charleston was a San Francisco native who painted impressionist flower and landscape paintings.Charleston began painting at the age of 50, while recovering from an automobile accident.

She was born in San Francisco, California in 1910, shortly after the devastating San Francisco earthquake of 1906. She attended the Katherine Delmar Burke School and lived the life of a wealthy San Franciscan of the time. During her youth, she lived in France, and those memories later were reflected in her works.Her family was closely connected with the San Francisco Bay Area arts community.

At the age of 50, Charleston was in an automobile accident, which limited her activities and mobility. She began painting for the first time while  ...  Displaying 750 of 2943 characters.



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About  Elizabeth Charleston

Born:  1910 - San Francisco, California
Died:   1997 - San Rafael, California
Known for:  impressionist floral and landscape painting