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Gordon Samstag

 (1906 - 1990)
Gordon Samstag was active/lived in New York, Florida / Australia.  Gordon Samstag is known for figure and genre painting, sculpture, illustration.

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A painter, sculptor, illustrator and educator, Gordon Samstag was born in New York City, where he studied at the National Academy of Design* and the Art Students League*.  He also studied with Charles Hawthorne at Provincetown, and was in Paris where he enrolled in the Academie Colarossi.*

During the 1930s, Samstag was a WPA* artist for the Federal Art Project*, and from this period, his painting of a black cleaning woman, Proletarian, is in the collection of the Toledo Art Museum.  A 1981 exhibition at the Wichita Art Museum, Kansas, The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters 1930-1948, confirmed his status as a significant social-realist* painter of the 'American Scene'*.  Also he did   ...  Displaying 750 of 5158 characters.

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