JERRY FARNSWORTH (American, 1895-1983)Still Life with Mandolin and Old MusicOil on canvas30 x 20 inches (76.2 x 50...
Auction amount: $1,313.00
Sold: May 15, 2012
Much like his mentor Charles Hawthorne, Georgia native Jerry Farnsworth was a noted art instructor and painter of earth-toned, expressionistic, and richly impastoed portraits and still lifes. Before working with Hawthorne in Provincetown, Farnsworth studied at the Corcoran Art School in Washington, D.C. The paintings he exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute, and Toledo Museum of Art garnered favorable attention in his early career. Farnsworth was a teacher at heart, and in 1933 he established the Farnsworth School of Art with two locations, one in North Truro, Massachusetts, and the other in Sarasota, Florida. Today his paintings can be viewed at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
Jerry Farnsworth Original Art Values Sold at Auction
JERRY FARNSWORTH (American, 1895-1983) Still Life with Mandolin and Old Music Oil on canvas 30 x 20 inches (76.2 x 50...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
JERRY FARNSWORTH (American 1895-1982) Meeting House and Old Music Oil on canvas 32 x 28 inches (81.3 x 71.1 cm) Sign...
Friday, December 7, 2007
JERRY FARNSWORTH (American, 1895-1983) Portrait of Corrine Oil on canvas 36 x 30 inches (91.4 x 76.2 cm) Signed uppe...
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
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