(1889 - 1956)
Joseph Lomoff was active/lived in New York. Joseph Lomoff is known for Abstract cubist, social realist painting.
Biography Joseph Lomoff
Joseph Lomoff was born 1893 in Sevastopol, studied art in Odessa, and immigrated to the New York in 1915. Five years later he was working as a doorman and living with the Slatkin family as a lodger. Lomoff married Anna in 1928, his senior by two years, and it appears they did not have children. In 1940 they were living on West 33rd Street in Brooklyn with their brother-in-law's family. (Louis Perga-ment had married Anna's sister, Rebecca.)
During the Depression Lomoff worked as an artist for the WPA program. His style vacillated between a gauzy, abstract cubism and social realism. The lack of a distinctive style caused some negative critical comment about Lomoff's work. In 1937 Edward Alden Jewell, crit
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