|Artist||Reichard, Joel W.|
Original watercolor of a small home.
Hoosier Salon 1950 $125.00
Joel W. Reichard
24 x 18
This painting depicts a typical Negro hut with a part of a banana tree showing, chickens in the yard, and tumble down steps …" looking at this painting makes one feel that they are away down In the deep south" … Born in Bourbon, Indiana in1909… primarily a watercolor artist … studied under William Forsyth at John Herron Art Institute, Geisbart and Ansfe1d at the Chicago Art Institute and under Jerry Farnsworth, Helen Sawyer and Robert Brackman… exhibited at many leading shows Including the Chicago Art Institute, National Academy National Collection of Fine Arts of Washington, D. C., John Herron Museum of Art, Hoosier Salon …paintings are found In ten permanent university collections Including Indiana University and DePeuw. In March 1969 received his 117th award in the fine arts field.
|Provenance||Purchased by Tri-Kappa from the Hoosier Salon in 1950.|
|Medium||watercolor on paper|
|Dimensions||H-18 W-24 inches|