Robert Caples: The “Fantasy” at Sea, Oil on Board P930

This painting is summer on the California coast. And the “Fantasy” is a glistening reality. So fresh. Beautifully done. Image 24″w x 18″h. With frame, 29″w x 23″h.

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Born in Los Angeles, CA in 1918, Caples was educated at Hollywood and Venice High Schools. Interested in a career as an artist, he studied locally at the Chouinard Art Institute and Los Angeles Art Center. He painted backgrounds for most of the animation studios in Hollywood, including Disney, Hanna-Barbera, and Warner Bros. He’s also known for a variety of subject matter including landscapes, portraits, historic buildings, and urban scenes. He was a resident of Rogue River, OR where he continued to paint and teach before retiring to AZ in 1995. He died in Mesa, AZ in 1996.