Leonard Scheu Sculpture Chalk Ware Bust Female Portrait
Elegant chalk ware portrait bust , design of late California Laguna Beach Artist Leonard Scheu, (1904-1995) unsigned, in pastel colors. A gorgeous necklace focal point, up do hair. Artist known for sculpture and painting, art teacher, listed in art resources. excellent condition. Came from Artist's desk Studio /Home office in Laguna Beach.
12.5" H. x 5" W.
Born in San Francisco California on February 19, 1904. Leonard Scheu studied at the California School of fine arts, and the art student league of New York City. In 1938 he settled in Laguna Beach, and became active in the local art scene. He was a juror on art shows and was the president of the local art association in 1955. He died in Irvine, California on April 12, 1995.