Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Mary Abbott

 (born 1921)
Mary Abbott is active/lives in New York, District Of Columbia / Virgin Islands, U.S., England.  Mary Abbott is known for abstract expressionist painting.

Biography   Mary Abbott


Among the early exponents of Abstract Expressionism, Mary Abbott creates powerful oil paintings in which she combines spontaneous, gestural brushwork with a highly creative use of color. Lauded for its energy and vital feeling of immediacy, her work reflects her desire to translate sensations into paint; as she puts it, "I like the process of painting. The intensity of Living Nature through myself--using the medium, paint, color and line defining the poetry of living space; that is my aim, life and work." 1

Born in New York on 27 July 1921, Mary Abbott boasts an impressive pedigree: a descendent of such luminaries as President John Adams and General Robert E. Lee, she is the daughter of Naval Commander and military adviser Henry Abbo   ...  Displaying 750 of 9450 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Mary Abbott

People viewing  Mary Abbott  also view


Perle Fine


Herman Cherry
 
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Mary Abbott


askART essays containing:   Mary Abbott


Abstract Expressionism  
    
>  View all AskART essays

Museums (1):  Mary Abbott    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

UNTITLED
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Mary Abbott

Consider a subscription!  More info



Untitled (Southhampton)
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Mary Abbott

Consider a subscription!  More info