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Umberto Romano

 (1905 - 1984)
Umberto Roberto (Roman) Romano was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts / Italy.  Umberto Romano is known for genre, portrait, and figure painting, illustration, mural.

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Umberto Romano


Umberto Romano was a painter, sculptor, teacher and illustrator who did work embracing a wide variety of styles and influences.  It is written that "Roman's versatility may have kept him from being easily classified", (Suite101.com) but his output reflects both a sincerity of responses at the time of their completion, and a wide range of emotions and world experiences.

He lived with his wife, Clorinda, in New York City, Gloucester, Worcester, and Provincetown, Massachusetts.  He was born in 1906 in Bracigliano, Italy and emigrated to America with his parents when he was a child.  The family settled in western Massachusetts.  He showed early interest in art, and as a teenager enrolled at the National Academy of Des  ...  Displaying 750 of 12061 characters.



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About  Umberto Romano

Born:  1905 - Naples, Italy
Died:   1984 - New York City
Known for:  genre, portrait, and figure painting, illustration, mural