Christopher Cart

About the Artist


Christopher Cart studied art and art history at the University of Washington, Seattle and Coker College, South Carolina. After leaving school he began selling his paintings and sculptures at several galleries in the Seattle area. Now he is represented by galleries in his native New England region. 

From the late 80ís and into the 90ís Christopher Cart illustrated six of the best selling Frugal Gourmet cookbooks and since that time he has created art for many other books and hundreds of illustrations for publications. Most recently his work has been published as book covers for many classics of American literature, including Lydia Bailey and Northwest Passage. And he is working on a fully illustrated edition of one of his personal favorites, Moby Dick by Melville. 


Entr' Acte, egg tempera and oil

Judgment Call, oil

Sister Act, oil

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