Current Location:
The Seymour & Esther Padnos Hall of Science -> 1st Floor (PAD)
Location Notes:
PAD; 1st fl., Left Rm 115

Composition With Four Falls

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.153.1
Artist:
Charles Laurens Heald
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Acrylic and Oil on Canvas
Date:
1994
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 47.5 in Width: 40 in
Note: Each panel= 23.25"H x 20"W
Description:
Painting of two streams of water in a forest flowing over rocks and hills in four panels framed as one.
Historical Context:
Charles Laurens Heald was born in Port Huron, Michigan. He studied for two years at Albion College in Michigan, after which he transferred to the University of Washington, Seattle, in 1960. There he received his B.A. in 1963 and his M.F.A. in painting in 1964. During this time he entered numerous competitive shows and began having solo shows in Seattle galleries as well as at the State Capitol Museum, Olympia in 1964.