Grazing Sheep, oil on canvas, 16" x 20", signed lower left
Charles Paul Gruppe was the first in a family of several artists and the father of Emile Gruppe. Born in Ontario, Charles Gruppe lived in the Netherlands and then in Rochester, NY and Gloucester, MA. His work is strongly influenced by the Dutch school of painting. Gruppe exhibited at the National Academy, the Pennsylvania Academy, the Boston Art Club, and many more.
Charles Paul Gruppe (1860 - 1940)
David & Donna Kmetz, American Paintings