Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Phyllis Carton Shapiro

 (- 2010)
Phyllis Carton Shapiro was active/lived in New York, California.  Phyllis Shapiro is known for painting.

Biography   Phyllis Carton Shapiro


“Contini, Phyllis Carton Shapiro Died May 15, 2010 in L.A. after a brief illness.  She was 87 years old.  She attended the Fieldston School for Ethical Culture in New York City where she excelled in all subjects and was the … poet of the class of 1940.  Phyllis went on to Bennington College to study art.  After graduating, she returned to New York and worked at the Perls Gallery until marrying Dr. Marvin Shapiro in 1946.  They moved to Los Angeles in 1948.  She designed theatre sets and was a docent at LACMA.  Exhibiting her art during the 1960s and 1970s was a source of great satisfaction; and she continued working in painting, drawing and collage until her death.  Phyllis' second marriage was to the   ...  Displaying 750 of 843 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Phyllis Carton Shapiro


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing