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Jon Corbino

 (1905 - 1964)
Jon Corbino was active/lived in Massachusetts, Florida.  Jon Corbino is known for genre, horses, figure and landscape painting.

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Jon Corbino


The following is based on information provided by Marcia Corbino, wife of Jon Corbino:

A highly acclaimed artist for heroic themes revealing the anxieties of America during the 1930s, Jon Corbino depicted disasters such as wars and floods.  These paintings were tributes to the perseverance of man against unknown forces of the universe.  He was much admired for his skill in draftsmanship and brilliant, smoldering colors.

He was also known for his love of horses, sometimes painting these powerful animals as mythic symbols from the Greek legends of the childhood.  In addition, he painted the fantasy of the circus and the ballet, often from back stage where the performers were captured in a reflective mom  ...  Displaying 750 of 2234 characters.



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About  Jon Corbino

Born:  1905 - Vittoria, Sicily
Died:   1964 - Sarasota, Florida
Known for:  genre, horses, figure and landscape painting