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Paul Grimm

 (1891 - 1974)
Paul A. Grimm was active/lived in California.  Paul Grimm is known for desert landscape, some harbors and portrait painting.

Biography  
Paul Grimm


Born in South America, Paul Grimm was a desert and mountain landscape painter whose Palm Springs, California gallery attracted many prominent persons who became collectors of his work.

He came to the United States at the age of seven.  When he was eighteen, he won a scholarship in Rochester New York to study at the Dusseldorf Royal Academy in Germany.

In 1919, he moved to Hollywood, California where he painted backdrops for movie studios, and in 1932, he settled in Palm Springs and maintained a small studio gallery there. A good friend who often stopped by was President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Grimm spent much of his summer time painting in the High Sierras, but he is known for his scenes of the changing moods of t  ...  Displaying 750 of 3796 characters.



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About  Paul Grimm

Born:  1891 - King Williamstown, South Africa
Died:   1974 - Palm Springs, California
Known for:  desert landscape, some harbors and portrait painting