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Arnold Blanch

 (1896 - 1968)
Arnold A. Blanch was active/lived in New York, California, Minnesota.  Arnold Blanch is known for landscape, genre, figure and surrealist painting.

Arnold Blanch

Born in Mantorville, Minnesota, Arnold Blanch was a painter of scenes of social-realist American life with mystical overtones and a child-like seeming style.  He was also a highly respected teacher, lecturer and visiting critic and was a spokesman for the art colony in Woodstock, New York.  He was married to Lucile Blanch.

Unlike many of his generation, he seemed disinterested in avant-garde styles and held to his own approach with canvases that were happy and somewhat romantic in subject matter.  In the 1930s, he was a muralist for the Federal Art Project and did work in post offices in Fredonia, New York and Norwalk, Connecticut.

He first studied at the Minneapolis School of Arts, and from 1921 to 1  ...  Displaying 750 of 1932 characters.

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About  Arnold Blanch

Born:  1896 - Mantorville, Minnesota
Died:   1968 - Woodstock, New York
Known for:  landscape, genre, figure and surrealist painting