Description

    ANN CUSHING GANTZ (b. 1935)
    Untitled
    Oil on artistboard
    24in. x 48in.
    Signed lower right

    In her own words, Ann Cushing Gantz summarizes her art career: "Even my earliest childhood memories are full of crayon, pencils, and chalk. I traded paper-doll drawings for arithmetic assignments in lower school and high school. Saturdays were spent at the Memphis Academy of Art. Work with Hans Hoffman and Jackson Pollock, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Newcomb College of Tulane University followed. The visual arts of printmaking, drawing, and painting have always been a basic life force with me."

    This large abstraction has both figures and masks embedded in the composition.



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    Excellent condition. Period frame in excellent condition.

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    December, 2006
    2nd Saturday
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