Eliot Candee Clark, American, 1883-1980. This stunning pastel is 5.5"H by 11.5"W, pencil
signed LL. Frame 13" by 19. Excellent
condition. Born in NYC on March 27, 1883. Eliot was the son of artist Walter Clark. After studying briefly at the ASL under Potthast and Twachtman, he taught there during 1912-22. While based in NYC, he made painting trips to the West during the 1920s and 1930s. Small oils of Yosemite are extant. Member: Salmagundi Club; NA; NAC. Exh: NAD, 1912, 1922 (prizes); Biltmore Hotel (LA), 1928. In: NAD; Fort Worth Art Center; Maryland Inst. (Baltimore); MM; Woodrow Wilson House (Washington, DC); Baltimore Museum; San Antonio Museum; Dayton Art Inst. n.