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John Whorf

 (1903 - 1959)
John Whorf was active/lived in Massachusetts.  John Whorf is known for street-landscape, marine and figure painting.

Keywords and Quick Facts for John Whorf


Birth / Death:  1903 Winthrop, Massachusetts - 1959 Provincetown, Massachusetts

Methods for John Whorf

Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint

Media for John Whorf

Ink

Styles for John Whorf

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for John Whorf

Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Birds, Ornithology
Cityscape, City Views, City Scenes
Coastal, Shoreline Views
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Gardens, Garden Scenes
Genre, Human Activity
Hunting and Fishing Genre, Field and Stream
Industrial Scenes, Factories, Labor Genre and Figure
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Mountain Views, Mountainscapes
New York City
Seascape
Waterfowl
Wildlife, Wild Animal

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for John Whorf

Africa
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Europe
Monterey, Carmel California
Nantucket Island, Massachusetts
Provincetown, Massachusetts

Art Association for John Whorf

American Water Color Society
California Watercolor Society
National Academy of Design, Elected Member
New England Watercolor Society/Boston Watercolor Society
North Shore Art Association, Gloucester-
Provincetown Art Association-

Teachers for John Whorf

Charles Hawthorne
John Singer Sargent
Philip Lesley Hale

Schools for John Whorf

Academy Colarossi, Student
Academy de la Grand Chaumiere, Student
Cape Cod School of Art, Student
Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, Student
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Student

Chronology for John Whorf

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Added Description for John Whorf

Landscape Specialty
Miniature Specialty
Snowscene Specialty
Watercolor Specialty

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for John Whorf

Vose Galleries, Boston

Exhibition of Art Association for John Whorf

American Water Color Society, Painters in Water Color-
California Watercolor Society-
National Academy of Design-
North Shore Art Association, Gloucester

Exhibition of Museum for John Whorf

Art Institute of Chicago
Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Brooklyn Museum of Art
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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