Greatest American Painters

Ralph Burke Tyree (1921 – 1979)

Posted by Suzay Lamb on November 18, 2011

Polynesian Nude

Local Girl

Local Girl II

Tai, Island Girl Portrait

Standing Nude Woman

Agada Guam

The Yellow Lei

Orange Pareo And Waterfall

Rora In The Rain

The Girl From Mulifanua

Hawaii Nude Girl

Polynesian Girl


Sam Makekau

Sam Makekau


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Tahitian Beauty

Tahitian Beauty

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5 Responses to “Ralph Burke Tyree (1921 – 1979)”

  1. Tami Kelley said

    anyone know anything about where these paintings are now and their worth? Especially “Makekau”

  2. JDV said

    You can find his originals on ebay occasionaly. This one was around $2,500

  3. Melanie said

    I found a painting called “island Birds” by Tyree anyone know anything?

  4. Jeremy said

    I’m doing some research of Ralph Burke Tyree. Does anyone know if there’s a definitive account of his life and works? A museum of some kind? There’s really only bits and pieces of information available online. Thanks!

    • Melanie said

      Jeremy, Sorry I don’t know anything but what I found on line. I found a painting at a thrift the other day and was curious. It’s of 2 sea birds.

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