Monochromatic Abstracted Figure
20th Century Charcoal


Rip Matteson

This 20th century charcoal on paper abstract drawing is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C, Scuola di Belle Arte in Rome, the Parsons School of Design in NYC, and received his DFA from Blackburn College. He founded the art program of the Monterey Peninsula College and taught at Laney College in Oakland. He also served as the president of the Carmel Art Association where he showed his work his entire life.

20th Century 
Charcoal on Paper

Estate stamped lower right. Excellent vintage condition.