Fairfield Porter, 1907-1975

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Hirschl & Adler Modern , New York
Porter, Fairfield -- Exhibi
ContributionsHirschl & Adler Modern., Nielsen Gallery (Boston, Mass.)
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LC ClassificationsND1839.P67 A4 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1118280M
LC Control Number94044495

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Fairfield Porter (June 10, – September 18, ) was an American painter and art critic. He was the Fairfield Porter of five children of James Porter, an architect, and Ruth Furness Porter, a poet from a literary jacksonmealsmatter.comion: Harvard University, Art Students' League.

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Fairfield's older brother, the photographer Eliot Porter, wrote only a small amount about his family background in his several memoirs. Fairfield Porter's children have few, if any, records about their ancestry, apart from one copy of an unpublished biography written by their father's maternal grandfather.

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Nov 22,  · Fairfield Porter () Lobster Boat, Morning signed and dated 'Fairfield Porter 70' (upper right)--signed 1907-1975 book dated again and inscribed with title (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 27 ¾ x 31 ¾ in.

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Sep 8, - Widely considered to be one of America's most influential 20th-century painters, Porter was also a critic, theorist and scholar. Although his artistic achievements (realist, representational paintings) were overshadowed by the popularity of Abstract Expressionism, Porter embraced the aesthetic differences between himself and some of the more renowned artists of his time.

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May 22,  · Fairfield Porter () Portrait of Robert Dash signed and dated 'Fairfield Porter '60' (lower right)--inscribed 'To Dash' (on the overlap) oil on canvas 36 x 36 in.

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( x cm.) Painted in Provenance The artist. Robert Dash, the sitter, gift from the above, Fairfield Porter, watercolors. by Fairfield Porter, Hirschl & Adler Modern, Mass.) Nielsen Gallery (Boston starting at $ Fairfield Porter, watercolors.

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American Arts Quarterly Winter (Volume 22):Graduate Training at Christie's and Sotheby's;Fairfield Porter by n/a and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at jacksonmealsmatter.com Fairfield Porter () is one of the great American artists of the post-war period.

His work is widely loved for its lyricism and apparently realist subject matter: still lifes, portraits, interiors and landscapes. Yet he was as concerned with colour, light, paint handling and /5.

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A figurative realist in the heyday of abstract expressionism, Fairfield Porter () shunned isms and continually broadened his approach, painting himself, his family and friends in New York Cit. askART, an artist directory with millions of worldwide artists' paintings and art - Auction records and results, artwork prices, valuations, signatures, images and artist biographies.

A figurative realist in the heyday of abstract expressionism, Fairfield Porter () painted himself, his family, and friends in New York City, in Southampton, Long Island, and on an island off the Maine coast, all depicting a relaxed and comfortable world that seemed to mirror his own affluent, well-connected jacksonmealsmatter.com: $ Fairfield Porter (): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction.

The book concludes with a detailed chronology, a comprehensive bibliography, and a list of the works jacksonmealsmatter.com book is illustrated throughout with full page plates, mostly in full colour but still with several in black and white. The reproductions are good, and 4/5(1).

A figurative realist in the heyday of abstract expressionism, Fairfield Porter () painted himself, his family, and friends in New York City, in Southampton, Long Island, and on an island off the Maine coast, all depicting a relaxed and comfortable world that seemed to mirror his own affluent, well-connected existence.

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Adam Elsheimer (German, ): The Flight into Egypt, c. (Scroll down to read further) Alte Pinakothek, Munich. Oil-on-copper cabinet.

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31 x 41 cm./12 x 16 in. # adanelsheimer # altepinakothek # german # art @irequireart # IRequireArt jacksonmealsmatter.com The Flight into Egypt is an oil-on-copper cabinet painting by the German artist Adam Elsheimer dating from aboutwhile he was.

Fairfield Porter was active/lived in New York, Illinois. Fairfield Porter is known for landscape, coastal, figure, genre. A figurative realist in the heyday of abstract expressionism, Fairfield Porter () shunned isms and continually broadened his approach, painting himself, his family and friends in New York City, in Southhampton, Long Island, and on an island off the Maine jacksonmealsmatter.com Rating: % positive.

fairfield porter () Fairfield Porter is an American Vuillard, a master of intricately composed, beautifully colored, light-filled canvases. He was born in Winnetka, Illinois, graduated from Harvard and has had a long, distinguished career as art critic as well as painter.

Fairfield Porter (), colored lithograph, Sixth Avenue IIpencil signed lower right: Fairfield Porter, marked lower left: A.P. Sixth Avenue II, having Hirschl & Adler Modern Appraisal label on verso dated and Grant Jack's label on verso, sheet size: 23 1/2" x 30 1/2", image size: 21 1/2" x 28 1/2" Provenance: Property from the Estate of Arthur C.

Pinto MD.Apr 01,  · Fairfield Porter () has become a painter's painter, and it is easy to see why. As a representational artist in an age of abstraction, Porter went up against Clement Greenberg and famously attacked his bullying idealism: "[Greenberg] said, 'You can't paint figuratively today?.FAIRFIELD PORTER (–) Fairfield Porter was born in Winnetka, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in Inat age 17, he entered Harvard University, where he studied art and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in