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Balcomb Greene mixing paints

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Subject:
Greene, Balcomb
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
1961
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 23 x 18 cm.
Summary:
Greene mixing paints in his New York studio. Photograph taken for a newspaper story, 1961, for the Toledo Blade .
Inscription on enclosed note (typewritten): AP Newsfeatures photo please credit; For use Sunday, Sept. 10, with Miles A. Smith's New York APN story on Greene; Figure work; Mixing paints in his New York studio, artist Balcomb Greene starts work on a new painting. His way of working out his canvases in advanced and using the human figure mark him as no abstract expressionist. But in the 1930's he was a leader of the abstract school of painting which now shows signs of losing its hold on art.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artists' studios
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)3042
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Louise Bruner papers, 1945-1976
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