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Richmond Kelsey

 (1905 - 1987)
Richmond Irwin Kelsey was active/lived in California.  Richmond Kelsey is known for easel and mural painting, illustration, graphics.

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Richmond Kelsey


Richmond Irwin Kelsey, a painter, muralist, illustrator, and print maker, was born in San Diego, California on May 3, 1905.  Kelsey studied at the Otis Art Institute*, Santa Barbara School of the Arts*, Los Angeles Art Center School, and under Frank Morley Fletcher.

He began painting and exhibiting watercolors, and oils, while studying at the LA Art Center School. He taught art at the Santa Barbara School of the Arts in the 1930's. He was an Art Director at the Walt Disney Studios from 1938-1950.

In addition to his animation work for Disney, Kelsey produced illustrations for a series of Golden Books.  He also wrote and illustrated a popular children's book, Good Enough Gismo.  He was al  ...  Displaying 750 of 1672 characters.



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About  Richmond Kelsey

Born:  1905 - San Diego, California
Died:   1987 - Oxnard, California
Known for:  easel and mural painting, illustration, graphics