(early 20th century)
Walter Philipp was active/lived in New York. Walter Philipp is known for cityscapes, floral still life and clown paintings.
Biography Walter Philipp
Walter Phillip was a New York City artist who painted in the mid 1940s-1960. He was part of
The Art Students League of New York in the mid 1940's. He was discovered while waiting tables in the 58th Street Delicatessen. The director of The Artist Students League of New York saw his work in the deli and offered him a one man exhibition.
The show sold out and became the talk of the New York City art scene of its time. Later he started to exhibit his works around the city, and was featured in Life Magazine, March 15, 1948.
Famous for New York cityscapes, floral still life, and clown's, he painted mainly in watercolor and mixed media, which were normally signed "Phillip."
Today little is known about the artist,
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