(1925 - 1975)
Gideon D. Arul Raj was active/lived in California. Gideon Raj is known for watercolor painting.
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Gideon D. Arul Raj was born in Kodiakanal, India on August 2, 1925. Raj studied art at the Government School of Arts and continued at a school in Madras, South India. About 1946 he moved to Laguna Beach and became active in the local art scene. The Walter Foster Company published a "how to" book of his painting techniques in the 1960s.
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