Carl Zimmerman Winter Landscape Oil Painting, Mid-20th Century
Carl John Zimmerman (American, 1900 – 1985)
Untitled, mid-20th century
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to lower right
Zimmerman was a prominent Cincinnati artist, known for his mural and oil paintings, as well as his teaching ability. He studied under Reginald Grooms, John E. Weis and Herman Wessel. In 1927, Zimmerman received his first commission to paint a mural through the recommendation of John E. Weiss, and after much success he was commissioned to paint murals for large cities across the United States. Zimmerman taught at the Art Academy, Taft Museum and Cincinnati Art Museum. He was the president and a longtime member of the Cincinnati Art Club.
- minor discoloration to the surface; examined under UV light; chips, scratches and scuffs to the frame.