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Charles Sheeler, Edward Steichen and John Marin

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Photographer:
Sheeler, Musya
Subject:
Marin, John
Sheeler, Charles
Steichen, Edward
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1958
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; image 18 x 24 cm., on board 38 x 28 cm.
Summary:
Identification: (L-R) Charles Sheeler, Edward Steichen and John Marin.
Identification on accompanying note (typewritten): "John Marin (1870-1953), Steichen, Sheeler and Marin, shown here, were long-time friends. Marin was an architect before takin up painting. He lived in Europe from 1905 to 1910, where he studied the work of Cezanne and the Cubists. Back in the United States, he developed an original technique in water color, a use of the flat paper surface exploding into dynamic scenes of the Maine coast and New York skyscrapers."

Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 12, no. 3, p. 16
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artists in groups
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)2620
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