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Granville Redmond

 (1871 - 1935)
Granville Redmond was active/lived in California.  Granville Redmond is known for wildfloral landscape and marine painting.

Granville Redmond

One of California's most notable Impressionist* painters and considered the first resident Impressionist of that state, Granville Redmond is known for his landscapes, many of them floral with poppies and lupines.  He was also one of the first Tonalist* painters of California, a subdued monochromatic* style of haze, fog and moonlight that reportedly "he was more drawn to". . .(Gerdts 27).   Redmond was also a popular personality and held friendships with many celebrities in the arts, despite certain physical handicaps of his own most especially deafness.

He was born in Philadelphia with the name Grenville Richard Seymour Redmond. At the age of two and a half, he became totally deaf due to scarlet fever, and lived h  ...  Displaying 750 of 21081 characters.

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Redmond portrait by Maynard Dixon

About  Granville Redmond

Born:  1871 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:   1935 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  wildfloral landscape and marine painting