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Balcomb Greene, ca. 1961


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Title: Balcomb Greene

Date: ca. 1961

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 18 x 23 cm.

Description: Greene standing in front of one of his paintings. Photograph taken for a newspaper story written in 1961 for the Toledo Blade.

Inscription on enclosed note (typewritten):

"AP Newsfeatures photo please credit

For use Sunday, Sept. 10, with Miles A. Smith's New York APN story on Greene

Against the tide

Artist Balcomb Greene's strong features stand out against one of his shimmering paintings of mountains and sea. Although he has turned his back on the abstract painting which he sponsored when it still was unpopular, he applies lessons he learned from it in his use of light and shadow.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Louise Bruner papers, 1945-1976

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Balcomb Greene, ca. 1961. Louise Bruner papers, 1945-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 3041