Charles Argall

     23rd CAC President

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Charles James Gladstone Argall

(1893 – 1956)

Painter. Born in San Jose, California on
October 25, 1893. After graduating from the College of the Pacific,
Argall settled in Los Angeles and further studied at the Chouinard Art
Institute, the College of the Pacific in San Jose, and the Los Angeles
County Art Institute. His teachers were Frank Tolle Chamberlin, Will
Foster and Ralph Johonnet. He was a member of the California Art Club
and the Los Angeles County Art Institute Alumni Association from whom
he won awards as well as from the San Fernando Valley Professors Artist
Guild and the Painters and Sculptors Society. He exhibited at the California
State Fair, and his work is in the collection of the Los Angeles County
Museum of Art. He died on January 27, 1956.

~ Edan Milton Hughes, Artists in California 1786 – 1940

California Art Club (President, June 1951 – May 1953)
Los Angeles County Art Institute
Painters and Sculptors of Los Angeles

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