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Glackens, William James

Glackens, William James Hammerstein s Roof Garden oil painting on canvas
Hammerstein s Roof Garden
Painting ID::  19057
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Glackens, William James Hammerstein s Roof Garden oil painting on canvas



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  Glackens, William James
  American Ashcan School Painter, 1870-1938 American painter and illustrator. He graduated in 1889 from Central High School, Philadelphia, where he had known Albert C. Barnes, who later became a noted collector of modern art. He became a reporter-illustrator for the Philadelphia Record in 1891 and later for the Philadelphia Press. In 1892 he began to attend evening classes in drawing at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, studying under Thomas Anshutz. In the same year he became a friend and follower of Robert Henri, who persuaded him to take up oil painting in 1894. Henri's other students, some of whom were referred to as the Ashcan school, included George Luks
  Hammerstein s Roof Garden
  1901 Oil on canvas Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

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