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Pearl Took Art

American, 1928-2012

Pearl Took studied at the Skipton Art School (1943-7) and, subsequently, at Sir John Cass College (1947-9). After immigrating to Pasadena, California in 1957 with her family, Took commenced her active career in painting, becoming a teacher at Pasadena City College and Glendale College. She also continued to further her studies in numerous centers including the California State College, the Art Center of Design and the Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design. Took exhibited successfully, both solo and with groups, in Los Angeles County throughout her teaching career in addition to working as a freelance illustrator for the Pasadena Star News.

(Biography provided by McNaught Fine Art)
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'Sheila Antoine with Afro', Sir John Cass, Otis Art Institute, California
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left with monogram, 'P.T.' for Pearl Took (American, 1928-2012); additionally signed verso, dated 1977 and titled 'Sheila Antoine'. After winning the London County Coun...
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1970s Modern Pearl Took Art

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Canvas, Oil

'Portrait of a Young Woman', Sir John Cass, Otis Art Institute, California
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
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1960s Modern Pearl Took Art

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Canvas, Oil, Board

Abstract in Coral and Turquoise, Woman Artist
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Oil abstract comprising interconnected organic shapes in variegated shades of turquoise, vermilion, coral, and lime, outlined in deep ebony. Signed with monogram lower right, 'P.T.'...
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1960s Abstract Pearl Took Art

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Paper, Oil, Board

'Jade', Sir John Cass, Otis Art Institute, California
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
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1970s Modern Pearl Took Art

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Oil, Board

'Portrait of Gene Harrison', Pasadena, Parsons School of Design
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
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1970s Pearl Took Art

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Canvas, Oil

'Dance Class', Modernist Figural, Sir John Cass, Otis Art Institute, Parson's
By Pearl Took
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
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1970s Pearl Took Art

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Canvas, Oil

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