Charles Sheeler
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1883
Birth Place: 
Philadelphia, Pa.
Death Date: 
1965
Death Place: 
Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.
Painter. Best known for his precise renderings of industrial forms in which abstract, formal qualities were emphasized. Studied at the School of Industrial Art in Philadelphia and then at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Contributed six paintings, mainly still lifes, to the Armory Show of 1913.