Ronald Carvell Meaux (1945-2012)

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Ronald Carvell Meaux (1945-2012). Untitled, 1966. Oil on canvas measures 16 x 20 inches, 22 x 26 inches framed. Signed, dated and titled, verso. Excellent condition with no damage or restoration.

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Biography:

Little is known about Meaux, who was born Ronald Moore. We do know that he was an art teacher in Cleveland , OH. It is unknown if he ever exhibited or sold his work. Meaux’s circumstance was especially problematic: he was a gay black man, a serious and talented artist, living in a Midwestern city in 1960’s America.