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George Benjamin Luks, ca. 1908

George Benjamin Luks, ca. 1908

Peter A. Juley & Son

Item Information

Title: George Benjamin Luks

Date: ca. 1908

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 35 x 28 cm.

Description: Reproduction of Luks with arms crossed, signed: George Luks, photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son, ca. 1908, from original by Gertrude Kasebier.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): George Luks (1867-1933). Luks was known to his friends as an actor, an entertaining liar, and a talented draughtsman. Comic strip artist and war correspondent before turning to serious art, Luk's admiration for Franz Hals influenced his painting.

Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 6, no. 2, p. 4.

Creator: Peter A. Juley & Son

Forms part of: 1913 Armory Show, 50th anniversary exhibition records, 1962-1963

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: George Benjamin Luks, ca. 1908 / Gertrude Käsebier, photographer. 1913 Armory Show, 50th anniversary exhibition records, 1962-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2539