Alexander Brook [1898-1980] American The young couple : M. and Mme. Bourdelle, 1921.

Alexander Brook [1898-1980] American The young couple : M. and Mme. Bourdelle, 1921.

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Alexander Brook [1898-1980]
American
The young couple : M. and Mme. Bourdelle, 1921
Oil on canvas?
22 x 18 inches
Signed at upper right : ‘Brook 21’.

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Alexander Brook [1898-1980]
American
The young couple : M. and Mme. Bourdelle, 1921
Oil on canvas
22 x 18 inches
Signed at upper right : ‘Brook 21’.

Provenance:
1980 Salander-O’Reilly Gallery [ca.1980-2014], New York, NY ;
1980 Private estate of Alexander Brook [1898-1980], that artist ;
1921 Alexander Brook [1898-1980], the artist .

 

BIOGRAPHY

LOCATIONS
Savannah, GA
Sag Harbor, NY

EDUCATION
1914 : Art Student’s League of New York
Kenneth Hayes Miller

MEMBER
Woodstock Artists Association

Exhibited:
1980 Salander-O’Reilly Gallery, New York, NY, “Exhibition”, November – December.
1970s Larcada Gallery, New York, NY
1966 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1965 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1964 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1963 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1962 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1961 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1960 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1959 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1958 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1957 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1956 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1955 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1954 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1954 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA – won first prize
1953 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1952 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1951 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1951 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1950 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1950 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1950 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1949 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1949 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1949 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1948 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA – won Beck Medal
1948 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1948 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1947 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1947 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1947 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1946 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1946 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1946 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1945 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1945 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1945 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1944 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1944 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1944 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1943 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1943 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1943 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1942 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1942 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1942 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1941 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1941 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1941 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1940 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1940 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1940 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1939 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1939 Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA – won prize
1939 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1939 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1938 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1938 Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY – prize, American painting
1938 City Art Museum of Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO
1938 San Francisco Art Association, San Francisco, CA – medal
1938 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1938 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1937 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1937 International Expo, American Section, Paris, France -Gold medal winner
1937 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1937 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1936 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1936 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1936 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1935 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1935 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1935 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1934 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1934 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA – won prize
1934 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1934 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1933 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1933 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1933 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1932 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1932 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1932 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1931 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1931 Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA – won Temple Gold Medal
1931 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1930 Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA – won prize
1930 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1930 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1929 Art Institute of Chicago – won prize
1929 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1928 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1927 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1926 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1925 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1924 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

COLLECTIONS
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Gallery of Living Art, New York, NY
Albright Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
United States Post Office Department, Washington, DC
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washinton, DC
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Woodstock Artists Assocation, Woodstock, NY

BIOGRAPHIC NOTES
– WPA artist
– married Peggy Bacon
– Important member of the Woodstock Art Assocation, Woodstock, NY
– known for realism, still life, landscape, figures
– married Gina Knee in 1945

TEACHING
1930s-1940s : Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA