Watching Mouse Personal, 1979 11" x 14" -
Charmatz's love of animals was one of his most pronounced,
most obvious characteristics. He loved animals and had dogs
all his life, but he also loved cats. His abstract "Cat"
series represents a very personal side of the artist. Horses,
with their power and strength, combined with wild spirit
and grace, were a common theme throughout the Charmatz body