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Luks, George (1866–1933)

Ann Lee Morgan

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

Second edition


Published online May 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191807671

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Associated with the *Ashcan School, he remains best known for vivid scenes of immigrant and lower class New York from the first decade of the twentieth century. Later, his palette lightened, he drew on impressionist styles, and his newly carefree subjects included landscapes and leisure scenes. He also painted numerous portraits....

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Subjects: Art

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