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John McLaughlin

 (1898 - 1976)
John D. McLaughlin was active/lived in California, Massachusetts.  John McLaughlin is known for geometric abstract painting, op-stripes.

John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin is known primarily for his hard-edged, geometric style of painting. McLaughlin was born in Sharon, Massachusetts in 1898. He was a part-time painter even while he worked as a dealer in Japanese prints and also as a translator during World War II in Japan, China, and Burma.

He and his wife lived in Dana Point, California where McLaughlin, a self-taught artist, started his painting career at the age of forty-eight. His experience in the Far East and his growing knowledge of European abstract art led him to a non-objective, quiet form of art. He concentrated on color and form to create a neutral image devoid of subject. His paintings are understated and self sufficient in that they do not have a relationship to one anot  ...  Displaying 750 of 4811 characters.

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About  John McLaughlin

Born:  1898 - Sharon, Massachusetts
Died:   1976 - Dana Point, California
Known for:  geometric abstract painting, op-stripes