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John Altoon

 (1925 - 1969)
John Altoon was active/lived in New York, California.  John Altoon is known for mod figure, abstraction, illustration.

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Artist Bulletins for John Altoon


2 archived bulletin(s) below.    (Note:  Bulletins are no longer updatable as of 2015.)

John Altoon Sketch
Mary Collins (09/30/2008)
In 1954 I was a good friend of the actess Fay Spain.(God's Little Acre) At that time she was dating John Altoon. I admired his paintings.Fay and I were going in different directions, but managed to see each other ocasionally. I went to their home one day, and John gave me a pen sketch and although unnamed,it is signed "Altoon". It is a mother and child and is beautiful. It has been buried in my many boxes all these years. Although it is rather small, I intend to have it framed and display it in my home.





John Altoon 1949-1950
Leon Izmirlian (07/20/2003)
While I was attending Fred Archer Photo School, Altoon was at Otis Art Institute. He was a willing subject for my camera and I made what I consider some creative portraits of him He did a pen and ink sketch of me but did not sign it since he felt it was not good.. I still have it and love it.





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