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Theodore Waddell Paintings

American, b. 1941

Theodore Waddell was born in Billings, Montana, in 1941 and raised in Laurel, Montana. He studied at the Brooklyn Museum Art School, Eastern Montana College and Wayne State University, Detroit (MFA, 1968). Waddell taught at the University of Montana from 1968–76 and has since been a full-time artist and rancher. He has had over 90 one-man exhibitions, major surveys at the Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis and the Denver Art Museum.

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Artist: Theodore Waddell
Winter Sheep Drive Dr. #1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1980s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Ink, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

December Angus Dr. #16
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1980s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

Cooper Dr. #1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

Summer Charolias Dr. #1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

Cooper Dr. #2
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Ink, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

Broadview Angus Dr. #16
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Oil, Paper, Ink, Mixed Media, Acrylic

Steinbecks Sheep
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

A. Dr. #16
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1980s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

Snake River Paints #3
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Bannack Sheep No. 2
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Sandra's Blackbirds
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Gordon and Duke
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Canvas, Oil

Anniversary
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Canvas, Oil

American Family No. 2
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Canvas, Oil

Lela #4
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Canvas, Oil

Man with Dog
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Oil, Canvas

Necco Zebra Dr. #18
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Vals Zebra Dr. #2
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Yosemite Falls
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Yellowstone River at Big Timber
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Texas Horses Dr. #19
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Ink, Mixed Media, Paper

Monida
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Yosemite #15
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Self Portrait
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media, Oil, Canvas, Encaustic

Piper's Bird Dr. #10
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Waddell's paintings are a combination of rough marks, thick paint, transparent elegant strokes, and, on a few occasions a slow, hard line scratched into the canvas. You can feel the ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Oil, Paper, Charcoal, Ink, Mixed Media

Basin Sheep Drawing #11
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Graphite

Bailey and Friends, Dr. #1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed original drawing on paper. Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals roaming the vast plains of Eastern Montana. In his work he draws a deliberate parallel between his subject and the elements of abstract art: cattle and horses...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Archival Paper, Encaustic, Oil

Landscape Cloud Dr. 06
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed original drawing on paper. Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals roaming the vast plains of Eastern Montana. In his work he draws a deliberate parallel between his subject and the elements of abstract art: cattle and horses...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Oil, Archival Paper

Landscape Cloud Dr. 043
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This is an unframed original drawing on paper. Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals roaming the vast plains of Eastern Montana. In his work he draws a deliberate parallel between his subject and the elements of abstract art: cattle and horses...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Oil, Archival Paper

Landscape Cloud Dr. 12
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed original drawing on paper. Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals roaming the vast plains of Eastern Montana. In his work he draws a deliberate parallel between his subject and the elements of abstract art: cattle and horses...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Oil, Archival Paper

American Family #1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals ...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Oil, Canvas

Shanna's Mountains
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals ...
Category

2010s Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Yosemite #2
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals ...
Category

2010s Expressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Big Sky Angus
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This modern, large scale landscape painting is a permanently joined triptych. Dark valued shapes speckle the green, blue foreground. The viewer could view these as abstract shapes or...
Category

2010s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Memories of Childhood 1
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals...
Category

1990s Contemporary Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil, Graphite

Marini's Mare
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
This a large scale portrait of a filly nursing from a mare. There is a sense of light in the piece that hints at a landscape's horizon line, but the central focus are the two horses...
Category

1990s Modern Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Russian John #3
By Theodore Waddell
Located in Denver, CO
Theodore Waddell's sophisticated modernist paintings have attracted widespread recognition. A native Montanan cattle rancher, Waddell most often paints freely-rendered range animals ...
Category

1990s Abstract Impressionist Theodore Waddell Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Encaustic, Oil

Theodore Waddell paintings for sale on 1stDibs.

Find a wide variety of authentic Theodore Waddell paintings available for sale on 1stDibs. You can also browse by medium to find art by Theodore Waddell in oil paint, paint, encaustic paint and more. Much of the original work by this artist or collective was created during the 1990s and is mostly associated with the contemporary style. Not every interior allows for large Theodore Waddell paintings, so small editions measuring 14 inches across are available. Customers who are interested in this artist might also find the work of Brian Leo, Alexis Kandra, and Thomas Broadbent. Theodore Waddell paintings prices can differ depending upon medium, time period and other attributes. On 1stDibs, the price for these items starts at $2,300 and tops out at $437,000, while the average work can sell for $28,875.

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