Pride Month~ June 12

Berenice Abbott (1898-1991)
Pioneering American documentary photographer
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2018/05/10/berenice-abbott-pictures-jazz-age/

Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan / 1935 / Photograph / 23”x 18 1/8”

Betty Parsons (1900-1982)
Abstract painter and sculptor best known as a dealer of mid-century art
http://www.alexandergray.com/artists/betty-parsons

Gold Stipple Moonshot / 1972 / Acrylic on canvas / 48”x48”

Pride Month~ June 11

 

Gluck (1895-1978)
Radical British artist known as Gluck, “no prefix, suffix, or quotes”
https://www.apollo-magazine.com/gluck-british-painting-fine-art-society/

Gluck / 1942 / Oil on canvas / 12”x10”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980)
Polish painter with distinctive Cubism-influenced Art Deco style
https://culture.pl/en/artist/tamara-lempicka-tamara-de-lempicka

Portrait de la Duchesse de la Salle / 1925 / Oil on canvas / 63.8”x38.2”

Pride Month~ June 10

Erté (1892-1990)  Russian-born French artist, illustrator, and designer
http://gayinfluence.blogspot.com/2013/12/erte.html

Masquerade / 1987 / Embossed serigraph with foil stamping on black paper / 28”x40”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claude Cahun (1894-1954)
Startlingly original and enigmatic photographic images
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Claude-Cahun

Don’t Kiss Me, I’m in Training (Claude Cahun + Marcel Moore) / 1927 / Monochrome print / 4 5/8”x3 1/2”

Pride Month~ June 9


Grant Wood (1891-1942)
One of three leaders of the American Regionalist movement
http://archive.boston.com/ae/books/articles/2010/11/07/candid_examination_of_iconic_painter_grant_wood/

Parson Weems’ Fable / 1939 / Oil on canvas / 38 3⁄8” x50 1⁄8”

Hubert Stowitts (1892-1953) Dancer, film actor, painter, designer, and metaphysician
http://www.queer-arts.org/archive/jan_98/stowitts/biography.html

Work of Stowitts for “The Fox-God”, an opera in 3 acts / 1939 / Mounted color plate from painting / 15 1/4”x13”

Pride Month~ June 8

 

Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)
American Modernist painter, poet, and essayist
https://collection.terraamericanart.org/view/people/asitem/items$0040null:231/0

Portrait of a German Officer / 1914 / Oil on canvas / 68 1/4”x41 3/8”

Duncan Grant (1885-1978)
British Post-Impressionist painter and designer
https://www.jennaburlingham.com/artists/212-duncan-grant/biography/

Vanessa Bell / 1942 / Oil on canvas / 40”×24”

Pride Month~ June 7

Violet Oakley (1874-1961)
The first American woman to receive a public mural commission
https://www.illustrationhistory.org/artists/violet-oakley

June / c.1902 / Oil, charcoal, and graphite on composition board / 16 3/16”x 17 1/16”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Romaine Brooks (1874-1970) A leading figure of early 20th-century expatriates in Paris
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/its-time-acknowledge-romaine-brooks-early-20th-century-artist-180959725/

La Baronne Emile D’Erlanger / c.1924 / Oil on canvas / 41 7/8”x 34 1/8”

Pride Month~ June 6


Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929)  British maritime and figurative painter, and photographer
http://www.kingsgalleries.com/tuke-henry-scott/

The Run Home / 1902 / Oil on canvas / 46.8”x63.7”


 

J. C. Leyendecker (1874-1951)
One of America’s preeminent 20th century illustrators
https://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/the-perfect-american-male/

U.S. Marines / 1917 / Color lithograph / 25.9”x17.7”

Pride Month~ June 5


Simeon Solomon (1840-1905)

Painter associated with Pre-Raphaelite and Aesthetic movements
https://www.simeonsolomon.com/simeon-solomon-biography.html

A Youth Relating Tales to Ladies / 1870 / Oil on canvas / 14”x21”

 

 

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)
Considered the leading portrait painter of his generation
https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/sarg/hd_sarg.htm

Ellen Terry as Lady Macbeth / 1889 / Oil on canvas / 87.0”x45”

Pride Month~ June 4

Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899)  One of the best known artists of the 19th century
http://ringlingdocents.org/bonheurbio.htm

The Horse Fair / 1852-55 / Oil on canvas / 96 1/4”x 199 1/2”

Harriet Hosmer (1830-1908)  Credited with opening the field of sculpture to women
https://www.civilwarwomenblog.com/harriet-hosmer/

Sleeping Faun / after 1865 / Marble / 34 1/2”x 41”x 16 1/2”

Pride Month~ June 3

William Etty (1787-1849)   English artist best known for his nude figures
http://www.cassone-art.com/magazine/article/2011/11/theres-something-about-etty-art-and-controversy-at-york-city-art-gallery/?psrc=around-the-galleries

Venus and Cupid / c.1825/1835 / Oil on canvas / 12.4”x17.4”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Emma Stebbins (1815-1882)   One Of The First American Women Sculptors
http://www.womenhistoryblog.com/2015/05/emma-stebbins.html

Angel of the Waters (Bethesda Fountain) / c.1873 / Figures: bronze; lower basin: blue stone; pool: westerly granite / H: 25′; Diameter of lower basin 15′; Diameter of pool 96′