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Alexander Brook

 (1898 - 1980)
Alexander Brook was active/lived in New York, Georgia.  Alexander Brook is known for still life, landscape, figure and portrait painting.

Alexander Brook

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Alexander Brook was a realist painter, whose works consisted mostly of still-life subjects, landscapes, and figures, often of women.  He was very successful in his day, winning second prize to Picasso's first prize at the Carnegie Institute International Exhibition of Modern Painting in 1930.

In New York, he studied at the Art Students League between the years of 1914-1918.  It was at the Art Students League that Brook developed significant relationships with Niles Spencer, Reginald Marsh, Kenneth Hays Miller, Yasuo Kuniyoshi and, perhaps most significantly, Peggy Bacon, whom he married in 1920. Along with Kenneth Hayes Miller, Brook studied with John C. Johansen, Frank V. DuMond, Georg  ...  Displaying 750 of 7763 characters.

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About  Alexander Brook

Born:  1898 - Brooklyn, New York
Died:   1980 - Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York
Known for:  still life, landscape, figure and portrait painting