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Martin Baer

 (1894 - 1961)
Martin Baer was active/lived in California, Illinois / Europe.  Martin Baer is known for modernist genre, portrait and landscape painting.

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Martin Baer


Following is text from an essay by C.J. Bulliet in a 1931 publication of the Art Institute of Chicago, Year File Archives, titled The Art of Martin Baer, George Baer.


THE BAER BROTHERS IN THE INTERNATIONAL EYE

BY C. J. BULLIET

EQUALLY AT HOME in Munich, Paris, North Africa, and their native Chicago, Martin and George Baer have attained an international outlook and ease in painting, difficult apparently, for our American artists to achieve.

Paris is the mighty maelstrom toward which the artists of all the world have gravitated for the past century. The Spaniard, Picasso, becomes as much a Parisian as the Frenchman Matisse, and so does the Italian, Modigliani, and the Dutchman, Van Gog  ...  Displaying 750 of 11271 characters.



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About  Martin Baer

Born:  1894 - Chicago, Illinois
Died:   1961 - San Francisco, California
Known for:  modernist genre, portrait and landscape painting