Tuesday, November 8, 2016

After Katzieff's Nude...

After Katzieff's Nude
in Light
 Julius D. Katzieff (1892-1957)
Oil on canvas, 1935, WPA Collection #FA9286,
986.001.074 in Montpelier, Vermont
seen on November 5, 2016, sketched on November 8, 2016
5" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Nude in Light
Julius D. Katzieff (1892-1957)
Oil on canvas, life size figure, 1935
WPA Collection #FA9286, 986.001.074

Born in Lithuania, Julius Katzieff was active in Boston and Rockport, MA as a painter and etcher. He attended the Boston Museum School of Fine Arts and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Art at the:
T.W. Wood Gallery
46 Barre St.
Montpelier, VT

The T.W. Wood Gallery is the repository for Vermont's portion of the Federal WPA (Work Progress Administration) collection. The Federal Art Project of the 1930s employed over 5,300 artists. About the WPA HERE.

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