Louis Wolchonok ( American, 1898-1973) - Geometrical Abstract

Description
Louis Wolchonok ( American, 1898-1973) - Geometrical Abstract
Mixed media - Hand signed - 1960

Louis Wolchonok was a social realist painter and member of the Woodstock Art Association. His work was exhibited at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the National Academy of Design and the Philadelphia Academy of Fine Art.. Many well known Jewish and Immigrant artists worked for the Federal Art's Project (the New Deal) commonly referred to as the WPA, including Berenice Abbott, William Baziotes, Willem de Kooning. He studied at National Academy of Design, Cooper Union Art School, City College of New York, Julian Academy, Paris, and the Brooklyn Academy of Fine Art.
He taught drafting at City College of NY and at the Craft Students League, YWCA, NY, NY from 1932. He authored "The Art of Three Dimensional Design : How to Create Space Figures", similarities to Rolph Scarlett

Lot details
Title of artwork
Geometrical Abstract
Period
1960-1969
Year
1960
Technique
Mixed media
Signature
Hand signed
Condition
Good
Image size
24×18 cm
Sold with frame
No
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in