Lot 1329
George Charles Aid (American, 1872-1938), Portrait of a Young Woman
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas laid on board, signed and dated 1916 at lower left, presented in a period oval gilt frame with composition ornament.

SS 26.5 x 21.25 in.; DOA 33.25 x 27.5 in.

Private Collection, Greensboro, North Carolina

Gallery C, Raleigh, North Carolina

A noted society portraitist, George Charles Aid began his art studies at the School of Fine Art in St. Louis. In 1899 he left for France, where he continued his studies first at the Académie Julian and then at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière. Following WWI, he and his wife returned from the continent and settled in the artist colony of Tryon, North Carolina.

$2,000 - 4,000