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Study for View on Saugatuck

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Title

Study for View on Saugatuck

Creator

Pellew, John Clifford

Format

10-1/4” x 14-1/4” image 16.5” x 20-1/2” frame

Identifier

1685

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Biography

John Pellew worked in oil and acrylic but received much praise for his watercolors and authored three books on painting: Acrylic Landscape Painting, 1968, Painting in Watercolor, 1969, Oil Painting Outdoors, 1971. During his career he worked art director for Colliers magazine in New York, and was on the staff of The Famous Artist School in Westport and faculty at Silvermine. He was a member of the National Academy of Design, The Salmagundi Club, Allied Artists of America and The American Watercolor Society. His primary residences throughout his career were Astoria, New York and Norwalk, Connecticut.

Category

WSPAC

Media

watercolor

Media Details

watercolor on paper

Signature Position

lower left “Pellew, title on back

Donor

Alice Jennings, 478 Oenoke Rdg, New Canaan, CT 06840-3610; Use c/o BRealty, 161 Elm Street, New Canaan 06840 Provenance: Artwork was given by the artist to Edwin Eberman (donor’s father), who was on faculty of the Famous Artist School with Dorne

Citation

Pellew, John Clifford , “Study for View on Saugatuck,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed September 18, 2020, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1883.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:creator Item: John Clifford Pellew
This Item dcterms:relation Item: Westport Town Hall

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