• Rinaldo Cuneo: Terence's California Artist Uncle

    8 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    Rinaldo Cuneo (1877-1939) was part of a generation of artistic siblings who were born and grew up in San Francisco. His Wikipedia entry states that his paintings were quite popular and that he was dubbed "the Painter of San Francisco" (though it isn't clear who did the dubbing).
    Rinaldo interests me because of his brother Cyrus, who I wrote about here . Cyrus made his comparatively brief career in England and, in turn, mostly interests me because he was the father of the well-known illustrator Terence Cuneo. One of my posts about Terence is here .
    As for Rinaldo, his paintings tended to be...
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