(1912 - 1986)
Herschel Levit was active/lived in New York. Herschel Levit is known for genre, illustrator-cathedrals.
Biography Herschel Levit
Born in Philadelphia in 1912, Levit studied at the Pennsylvania Academy
of Fine Arts and at the Art Institute of Chicago. Levit was an
influential teacher who developed the careers of his students including
Peter Hirsch, Martin Lipsitt and Tom Courtos amongst others. Levit s
artistic output extended beyond his paintings into design and
illustration. His work has been exhibited at the Metropolitian Museum of
Fine Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art and the Chicago Institute
of Fine Art.