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Modernist Welded Steel Sculpture by Charles Luedtke

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Untitled modernist welded Steel Sculpture by 20th Century American Sculptor/Painter, Charles Luedtke A native of Wisconsin, Charles Luedtke was the traveling art teacher for seven county elementary schools, and taught Adult Education as well as University Extension art classes. In 1956 he and his family moved to Coronado, CA. where he taught high school art for 23 years. His main interest is sculpture, both wood and welded metals, but he also paints in oil, watercolor and encaustic. Luedtke received his B.F.A. from the Layton School of Art in Milwaukee, and an M.S. in Art Education from the University of Wisconsin. He has exhibited widely in Wisconsin and California, New York and Florida and is represented in private collections around the country. In 1963 Luedtke was Commissioned to create the 9′ altar cross and candleholders for St. Paul’s Methodist Church in Coronado, Calif. Selected Wisconsin Exhibitions: Wisconsin State Exposition, 1948 16th Annual WI. Salon of Art, University of Wisconsin, 1950 36th Annual WI. Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Inst., 1950 12th Annual Art Show, WI. State Fair, 1950 Gimbel Art Collection, traveling exhibition 37th Annual WI. Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Inst., 1951 39th Annual WI. Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Inst., 1953 20th Annual WI. Salon of Art, University of Wisconsin, 1954 15th Annual Art Show, WI. State Fair, 1954 26th Annual Student Art Show, U of W, Union Gallery, 1954 41st Annual WI. Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Inst., 1955 42nd Annual WI. Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Inst., 1956 Selected California Exhibitions: 2nd Annual Fiesta Del Pacifico, Coronado, 1957 7th Annual Coronado Art Assn. Exhibition, 1957 4th Annual S. D. County Art Exhibition, S.D. Art Institute, 1957 1st 1958 Membership Exhibition, Art Center in La Jolla 2nd 1958 Membership Exhibition, Art Center in La Jolla Group Show, Studio Gallery, Coronado, 1958 One Man Show, Hidden Gallery, Coronado, 1959 2nd 1959 Membership Exhibition, Art Center in La Jolla Group Show, Hidden Gallery, Coronado Graphics Exhibition, Hidden Gallery, Coronado Jewish Community Ctr., San Diego, w/ Bill & Portia Bowne, 1962 Del Mar Fair Art Exhibition, 1965 Annual Lenten Art Festival, St. Marks Methodist Church, S.D., 1966

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  • Date of Manufacture
    1950s
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    WeldedSteel
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 27.25 in. x W 7.5 in. x D 7.5 in.H 69.22 cm x W 19.05 cm x D 19.05 cm
  • Seller Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU143223273342
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