Bruce Chessé
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RALPH CHESSÉ
FAMILY AND SELF-PORTRAITS

Throughout the his career Ralph Chessé painted his friends and family as well as several self portraits. This page will show his earliest self-portrait and conclude with one of his last paintings


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Ralph Chessé
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PAINTINGS
New Orleans1919-1928
Asia 1931-1942
Biblical Series 1940-1950
WPA Style
Theater Series
Portraits
1951-1959
Europe
1960 -1969
Paris Exhibition 1963
Moore Gallery 1967
Poster Period
1970-1981
1982-1991

left hand paintings
WORKS ON PAPER
Watermedia & Drawing
Linocuts
Silk Screen
African American Images
SCULPTURE
PUPPETS
Marionettes 1928-1939
Marionettes 1940-1984
Brother Buzz 1952-1969
FAMILY HISTORY
CHRONOLOGY

Self-Portrait
1927


Vonnie, Leslie, and Ding
sisters of Josie, Ralph's wife
1928
Ralph Chessé´s children
from left to right

Dion 1931

Bruce and Renee
1940



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Richard (nephew)
1945



These two portraits are not friends or family members but are women he met from San Francisco society.

Tea in the Afternoon
1934

Woman of Importance
1941




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Captain Midnight's Family
Ralph and his son Dion
1986



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