(1883 - 1948)
Charles Percy Austin was active/lived in California, Colorado. Charles Austin is known for landscape, figure, poster illustration.
Charles Percy Austin was born in Denver, Colorado on March 23, 1883. He studied at the Denver School of Art under William Henry Read (1851-1935). Journeying to New York, he studied under John Henry Twachtman (American, 1853-1902) at the Art Students League, New York. He also ventured to Europe to visit London, France and northern Italy. While in Paris, Austin studied figurative painting under Claudio Castelucho-Diana (Spanish, 1870-1927) known for his paintings of Spanish dancers.
His art instructor, John Twachtman was a founding member of the Ten American Painters and a highly sought-after teacher known as a leading Impressionist painter of atmospheric landscapes of the late 19th century. Abandoning the use of tonalism later in ... Displaying 750 of 4949 characters.