Robert William Wood
ROBERT WILLIAM WOOD (American, 1889-1979)Texas Bluebonnets, San Antonio, 1930Oil on canvas32 x 48-1/4 inches (81.3...
Auction amount: $46,875.00
Sold: Oct 18, 2014
Robert William Wood
Birth Place: Sandgate (Kent, England, United Kingdom)
Robert William Wood is one of the most popular and reproduced American artists of the Twentieth Century. Born in England, Wood immigrated to the United States at the age of 19 where he soon became an itinerant painter, making his living doing casual work and selling or bartering his small paintings as he traveled throughout rural America. He settled for a time in San Antonio, Texas, concentrating on the Texas landscape as his primary subject matter, creating scenes that featured the beauty of the hill country around San Antonio and Austin. Wood soon developed a national reputation as a painter, especially after moving to Laguna Beach, California. In yet another move, to Woodstock, New York, Wood produced landscapes inspired by the passage of the seasons on the forests near his studio. A publishing agreement led to inexpensive reproductions of his work being made available to the public. October Morn and his other popular works quickly made him one of the most well-known painters in the U.S. His original paintings are still highly sought after by collectors, especially in Texas and California.
Robert William Wood Original Art Values Sold at Auction
ROBERT WILLIAM WOOD (American, 1889-1979) Texas Bluebonnets, San Antonio, 1930 Oil on canvas 32 x 48-1/4 inches (81.3...
Saturday, October 18, 2014
ROBERT WILLIAM WOOD (1889-1979) Floral Spectrum, 1941 Oil on canvas 29in. x 43in. Signed and dated lower right An...
Saturday, June 10, 2006
ROBERT WOOD (1889-1979) El Capitan, 1935 Oil on canvas 25in. x 30in. Signed lower left A wonderful West Texas lan...
Saturday, May 19, 2007
Manner of Robert William Wood (American, 1889-1979) Bluebonnets Oil on canvas 12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm) ...
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Robert William Wood (American, 1889-1979) Texas Bluebonnets, 1943 Oil on canvas 25 x 30 inches (63.5 x 76.2 cm) Sign...
Saturday, May 12, 2018
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