Judith Rothschild Oil on Canvas
Exceptional dated 1966 Judith Rothschild (1921-1993) abstract oil on canvas in original and excellent as found condition, New York state origin.
Canvas is 28" wide x 17" high; framed 28.75" wide x 17.75" high. Item 1104.21
Rothschild was a noted abstract painter whose work was exhibited widely in the United States and abroad. A graduate of Wellesley College, Rothschild studied painting at the Cranbrook Academy of Art as well as at the Arts Students League. She was a member and later president of the American Abstract Artists, a member of the Jane Street Gallery and an editor of Leonardo magazine. Along with several other artists, she formed the cooperative Long Point Gallery in Provincetown on Cape Cod. At various times throughout her career she served as a trustee of The American Federation of Arts, The MacDowell Colony, The New York Studio School as well as The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown.
Her work is in the collections of many museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art, the Phillips Collection, the Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Corcoran Gallery of Art as well as the Tate Gallery, Centre Pompidou and the State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg.