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Paul John Wonner

 (1920 - 2008)
Paul John Wonner was active/lived in California, Arizona.  Paul Wonner is known for hyper-real still life and figure-view paintings.

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Paul John Wonner


Paul Wonner is best known for his Abstract Expressionist still life paintings.  Much of his work focuses on small objects, jars, pitchers, fruit, etc. or on specific figures that dominate the space.  He was interested in art as a youth and his parents hired a tutor to help him with his drawing during high school.

Wonner was born in Tucson, Arizona in 1920, and after his early art education set out for California in 1937. He settled in Oakland where he attended the California College of Arts and Crafts.  His art school experience provided Wonner with basic drawing and painting techniques.  He graduated from CCAC in 1941 and was soon drafted into the United States Army. During his service, stationed in San Antonio,  ...  Displaying 750 of 6565 characters.



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About  Paul John Wonner

Born:  1920 - Tucson , Arizona
Died:   2008 - San Franciso, California
Known for:  hyper-real still life and figure-view paintings