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AVERY, Milton Clark (1885 - 1965), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AVERY, Milton Clark (1885 - 1965), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1885, in Sand Bank (now Altmar, NY); died 3 January 1965, in New York.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman. Figures, portraits, interiors with figures, landscapes, animals.

[not available online]Milton Clark Avery can be said to have forged a link between the traditional American painting of the early 20th century and the world of Abstract Expressionism of the period around 1945. He

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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