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Lawrence Fine Art - Morris Kantor
Morris Kantor
  Reference #: MOR107994574
  Category: American Art
  Subcategory: WPA
  Country: USA
  Year: c. 1935-1940
  Price: Please contact us for pricing info.
  Condition: Excellent
  Artist: Morris Kantor
  Medium: oil on canvas
  Title: Harlequin
  Measurements: 24 x 28
  Dealer: Lawrence Fine Art
14 Weston place
Lawrence, NY 11559
  USA
Phone: 516-547-8965
Email: lawrencefinearts@aol.com
Website: www.lawrence-fine-arts.com
 
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Perhaps best known for his iconic painting �Baseball at Night� (at the Smithsonian), Kantor was a well-regarded WPA painter who taught such painters as Knox Martin and Robert Rauschenberg. He studied at the Independent School of Art and for many years taught at Cooper Union and the Art Students League of New York. Kantor experimented with a number of styles but was best known as a WPA painter. His harlequins are among his best known works. His works are held by the Smithsonian, Hirshhorn , Whitney, Chicago Institute of Art and the PAFA, among others.

Signed lower left and en verso.
 
Lawrence Fine Art - Morris Kantor
 
 
 
 
 
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