Jeanne Amelie Sills Reynal
(1903 - 1983)
Jeanne Amelie Sills Reynal was active/lived in New York, California. Jeanne Reynal is known for mosaic art, surreal view.
Biography Jeanne Amelie Sills Reynal
Jeanne Reynal, mosaic artist, was born in 1903 in White Plains, New
York, and was part of the Abstract Expressionist movement in New York
City in the middle of the 20th century.
Earlier, she had
apprenticed with Boris Anrep at the Atelier, in Paris, France from 1930
to 1938, lived in California until 1946, and then settled her studio in
New York City.
Jeanne Reynal explored the sensuality of
surface with her work. In searching for a means to a direct
mosaic, she developed sculptures using a variety of materials cemented
directly within a large structural form. Influenced by Arshile Gorky,
Reynal did work that echoes the fluid lines and curves that Gorky's
work turned to after moving away from cubist compositi
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