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BOB THOMPSON

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Artist Art Brokerage: Bob Thompson African-American Artist: b. 1937-1966. Bob Thompson (1937-1966) was an African-American figurative painter known for his bold and colorful canvases, whose compositions were appropriated from the Old Masters. He was very prolific in his eight-year career, producing over 1000 works before his death in Rome, Italy in 1966. The Whitney Museum in New York mounted a retrospective of his work in 1998. He also has works in numerous private and public collections throughout the United States. At the University of Louisville (1957-58) where he studied painting under German expressionist Ulfert Wilke. In 1958 he moved to New York City where he formed friendships with jazz musicians such as Charlie Haden and Ornette Coleman while a regular at the Jazz clubs The Five Spot and Slugs. He also formed friendships with writers Allen Ginsberg and LeRoi Jones in addition to fellow artists Lester Johnson, Red Grooms, Mimi Gross, and Allan Kaprow, with whom he participated in some of the earliest Happenings. In 1960, he had his first solo exhibition at the Delancy Street Museum and later at the Martha Jackson Gallery where he had solo exhibitions in 1963-4, and 1965.


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"Enhanced Techniques 2012"

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"l'Ame Du Vent 1990"

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"Top Secret 34 2012"

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"Singapore Girl in Yellow Cloth 2008"

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47 x 47 in  |  120 x 120 cm
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Vladimir Kush

"Millenium Watchman 1999"

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Carole Laroche

"Man of Myths 1996 41x34"

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31 x 25 in  |  79 x 64 cm
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Steve Kaufman

"Disney Double Minnie Mouse Red Pollock 2000"

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37 x 46 in  |  94 x 117 cm
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Tie-Feng Jiang

"Nurture"

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Luigi Fumagalli

"King Kamehameha And His Warriors Going to Battle 1976 48x84"

Original Painting

Oil on Canvas

48 x 84 in  |  122 x 213 cm
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Ronnie Wood

"Rod And Al Drawing 46x45"

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32 x 43 in  |  81 x 109 cm
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Michael Knigin

"Finest Hope AP 1980"

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"Disney Mickey Mouse Red Pollock 2000"

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37 x 45 in  |  94 x 114 cm
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Sebastian Kruger

"Red Mick 2005 48x41"

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47 x 40 in  |  119 x 102 cm
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"Edge of Time"

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20 x 59 in  |  50 x 150 cm
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Leon Zernitsky

"Golden Jerusalem 2015"

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30 x 40 in  |  76 x 102 cm
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Steve Kaufman

"Disney Donald And Daisy Duck Red Pollock 2000"

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"American Yacht Racing 1971"

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Jenny Holzer

"Top Secret 32 2012"

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