C. Bertram Hartman (1882-1960) was born in Junction City, Kansas and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Royal Academy in Munich.
Hartman lived in New York City for the majority of his life, where he completed paintings in many subjects. He was known for his New York city scenes, still life, landscape and figurative paintings. In 1916 and 1917, he visited Arizona and painted Canyon de Chelly in a Fauvist style.
The artist exhibited in venues across the United States, and was a member of the Chicago Society of Artists, the American Watercolor Society, the American Society of Painters, Sculptors and Graphic Artists, and the Mural Painters of America.
Check out Hartman's still life painting in our collection.