Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Hassel Wendell, Jr. Smith  (1915 - 2007)

About: Hassel Wendell, Jr. Smith
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Quick facts

Exhibits - current  
 

Biography*

Museums

 
 

Book references

Magazine references pre-2007

 
 

Discussion board

Signature Examples*

 
 
Buy and Sell: Hassel Wendell, Jr. Smith
 

For sale ads

Auction results*

 
 

Wanted ads

Auctions upcoming for him*

 
 

Dealers

Auction sales graphs*

 
 

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*  
 

Market Alert - Free

 
Lived/Active: California/Michigan / England      Known for: abstract to figurative expression, lithography

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription
BIOGRAPHY for Hassel Smith
Facts/Data
Birth
1915 (Sturgis, Michigan)
 
Death
2007 (Rode, England)

Lived/Active
California/Michigan / England


Self portrait - Self-portrait


Often Known For
abstract to figurative expression, lithography

Discussion Board
Would you like to discuss this artist?
AskART Discussion Boards
(2 Active)


Categories of Interest

Abstract Expressionism
Hassel Smith was born in a small factory town between Detroit and Chicago: Sturgis, Michigan on April 24, 1915.  While attending Northwestern University as an undergraduate, he was exposed to painting at the World's Fair in Chicago.  It was here where he saw the Century of Progress exposition with Duchamp and Dali, and the Diaghilev Company of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, directed by Massine.  It would be Duchamp and Dali's work that would provide Smith's influence as an abstr (showing 500 of 3692 characters).



Subscriber Members, please Log On for artist biographies and for all services.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

This artist's biography is accessible freely to anyone every Friday.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists