John Cook is active/lives in Texas. John Cook is known for impressionist still life, figure, landscape.
Biography John Cook
Cook began his fine art career in 1990 at the age of 49, inspired early by the paintings of Russian-American artist Nicolai Fechin. Later influences included artists John Singer Sargent, Frank Brangwyn and Winslow Homer, as well as the still life and florals of Henry Fatin Latour.
By drawing with a brush rather than pencil, Cook achieves the loose and free style that characterizes his work. Never belabored, each painting reflects his passion to catch a mood with the interplay of light and shade.
Nothing is too small or too large to attempt, as reflected in his diverse range of subject matter: from still life to portraits to landscapes, architecture and his native-Texas Western imagery. Trips to Lo
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