(1926 - 2009)
Albert Edward York was active/lived in New York, Michigan. Albert York is known for small-scale landscape and floral still life painting.
Biography Albert York
"Albert York, Reclusive Landscape Painter, Dies at 80"
By ROBERTA SMITH
Published: October 31, 2009, The New York Times, P. 34
Albert York, a painter of small, mysterious landscapes who shunned the art world yet had a fervent following within it, died Tuesday in Southampton, N.Y. He was 80 and lived in Water Mill, N.Y.
The cause was cancer, said Cecily Langdale of Davis & Langdale, the gallery that, first as Davis Galleries and later as Davis & Long Company, has represented him since 1963.
In a 1995 New Yorker magazine profile of Mr. York, Calvin Tomkins said he was perhaps "the most highly admired unknown artist in America." He described a shy man who avoided anyone connected to the art w
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