Jon Corbino (American, 1905-1964)
Signed and dated "Jon Corbino 38" l.r., labels from the Carnegie Institute,
Pittsburgh, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, Museu Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio de Janeiro, the
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, and a stamp from Macbeth Galleries, New York, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas (mounted), 40 x 64 in. (101.6 x 162.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, craquelure.
Exhibitions: MacBeth Galleries, 1938; National Academy of Design, March-April 1938; Newport Art Association, June 1938; Carnegie Institute, October-December 1938; John Heron Art Institute, December 1938; Rhode Island School of Design, February-March 1939; Carnegie Institute, May-June 1939; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, January-March 1940; Toledo Museum of Fine Art, June-August 1940; Art Institute of Chicago, November 1940-January 1941; Metropolitan Museum of Fine Art, December 1942-February 1943; Los Angeles County Fair, September-October 1953; Columbus Museum of Arts and Crafts, 1963; Frank J. Oehlschlaeger Galleries, January-February 1975.
Literature: New York Times, March 25, 1938; Life, June 13, 1938; Art Instruction, July 1938; Esquire, February 1939; Carnegie Magazine, May 2, 1939; Pittsburgh Post Gazette, May 16, 1939; Art Digest, February 1, 1940; New York Herald-Tribune, December 4, 1942; Sarasota Herald-Tribune, January 26, 1975; Venice Gondolier, January 27, 1975.