biography of Ferdinand Piney EARLE (1878-1951)

Birth place: NYC

Death place: Los Angeles

Addresses: Los Angeles, CA, 1915-51

Profession: Landscape and marine painter

Studied: …cole des Beaux-Arts and Académie Julian, Paris, France; with James Whistler; ASL

Exhibited: Artists of Los Angeles, LACMA, 1943

Comments: He published his first book of poems in 1910 and later became active as an independent producer and director for silent movies. In 1925 he founded the magazine West Wind.

Sources: Hughes, Artists of California, 163.