(1908 - 1969)
Samuel Borenstein was active/lived in Quebec / Canada. Samuel Borenstein is known for urban and rural landscape, portrait, figure and still life painting.
Biography Samuel Borenstein
Samuel Borenstein was a painter who was born in Kalvaria,
Lithuania. His family moved to Suwalki, Poland in 1912, and
emigrated to Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1921 where, except for two
years in Ottawa (1922-24), he lived for the rest of his life and died.
mediums were oil, tempera, casein, watercolour, ink and gouache.
His subjects were landscapes, urban streets, rural villages, portraits,
figures and still life. The geographic locations are Montreal,
the Laurentians, and the Gaspe Peninsula; all in Quebec. His
styles were Fauvism and Plein-Air. His oils are recognized by
their intense vibrant colour, distorted perspective and heavy impasto,
often applied with a palette knife or exub
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