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Joseph Barrett

 (born 1936)
Joseph Barrett is active/lives in Pennsylvania, North Carolina.  Joseph Barrett is known for landscape painting, craftsperson-frames.

Joseph Barrett

Joseph Barrett was born in Midland, North Carolina, in 1936 and studied at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston and at the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia. Barrett, now of Lahaska, Pennsylvania, has been painting his entire adult life. His favorite subjects include the landscape surrounding New Hope and many local landmarks often encompassing figures into his compositions. 

Barrett utilizes a heavy impasto and his palette bears similarities to that of Fern Coppedge and George Sotter. Barrett's paintings are always found in unique and somewhat charming handmade frames designed by the artist and finished in metal leaf.

A living contemporary of the no longer living "New Hope School" impressionist painters, Joseph   ...  Displaying 750 of 1258 characters.

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About  Joseph Barrett

Born:  1936 - Midland, North Carolina
Known for:  landscape painting, craftsperson-frames