Marin, John, b. 1870 d. 1953
Painter, Engraver, Watercolorist
Active in Paris, France; Cliffside, N.J.
Collection size: ca. 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels).
Collection Summary: 6 notebooks of clippings on Marin, 1938-1955, 2 notebooks on exhibitions, 1948-1955, 4 scrapbooks of clippings not on Marin, 1933-1948, and 8 sketches by Herbert Jacob Seligmann, l939.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, watercolorist, Cliffside, N.J. Born Rutherford, N.J. Transformed watercolor into a major vehicle of artistic expression. Painted lanscapes of Maine and New York City.
Lent for microfilming by John C. Marin, Jr.
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