Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Art for Artist's Sake
  • Georges Schreiber
    1904–1977
    born: Brussels, Belgium ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Art for Artist's Sake, 1944
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 53.3 x 73.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 x 29 in
    Frame Dimensions: 29 x 36 3/4 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 12 lbs
  • Gift of Mrs. Louis Sosland
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0088
Description
Literature

Artists and many people posing for the artists. There are blank canvases in frames. The group is huddled closely together.
Artists represented left to right:
Grant Wood, Reginald Marsh, Erneste Frene, Tom Benton, Moses and Raphael Soyer, Philip Evergood, Kuniyoshi, William Gropper, Adolph Dehn, Arnold Blanch.