His Christmas gift


His Christmas Gift

Artist: H. W. Ortlip

H. Willard Ortlip (1886-1964) was born in Norristown, Pennsylvania. He studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and was a pupil of William Merritt Chase and Cecilia Breaux. He is best-known for his portraits and still life in oil and acrylic; he also did mural commissions.

Photo credit: Charlie Hoyer