(1891 - 1981)
Xavier J. Barile was active/lived in New York, Maine / Italy. Xavier Barile is known for social realist painting of portraits and figures, illustration, graphics.
Biography Xavier Barile
The following information was provided by Harry Kastner, second cousin of the artist:
Xavier J Barile was a Social Realist painter, teacher, lecturer, graphic artist, and writer. He was born March 18, 1891, in Tufo, Italy. His love of beauty manifested itself at a very early age. During his early teens, he used to design monograms for the young girls of his home town, Tufo, Italy, to embroider on their most precious possession, their hope chest and trousseau.
In 1907, his mother brought him, his two younger brothers and two sisters to New York, to join their father who had been in New York for several years, preparing the way. He quickly learned English and spent some time helping his father, who was ea
... Displaying 750 of 5372 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed Xavier Barile