Lot 277: Chester J Tingler (Florida, NY, 1886 - 1966)
November 12, 2016
Sarasota, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Chester J Tingler (Florida, NY, 1886 - 1966). Sight size: 19.5 x 25.5 inches. Oil on board painting of a clipper ship in rough seas. Tingler grew up in Buffalo, N.Y. His drawings won him a 1-year scholarship to the Albright Art Gallery. He studied at the Art Students League and later went to work on Broadway, producing scenic and costume designs for such luminaries as Florenz Ziegfeld and the Shubert brothers.