Seymour Leichman is active/lives in New York. Seymour Leichman is known for modernist painting, illustration.
Biography Seymour Leichman
from an exhibition catalog : Seymour Leichman : Recent Paintings published by Kennedy Galleries in 1972:
....Like every other major artist, Leichman went through a period of apprenticeship. In art school (Cooper Union) and a brief spell of supporting himself by commercial art (in which he quickly rose to the top and as quickly bowed out unconditionally) he learned to draw, compose, make likenesses or caricatures almost effortlessly. His first important picture, The Performer, was painted as he was extricating himself from this seductive life, perhaps as a defense against temptations which appealed strongly to his sensual nature. In a small New York gallery ten years ago I saw Tamayo
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