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JAMES HOUSE
Art Deco Nude

1938

$3,255
$4,65030% Off

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JAMES HOUSE "STANDING NUDE" WOOD, SIGNED AMERICAN, DATED 1938 30 INCHES RESERVED James Charles House, Jr. Born 1902 House was an American artist best known for his sculpture and caricature work. Born January 19, 1902 in Benton Harbor, Michigan, House studied at the University of Michigan and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, and received his Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Pennsylvania. House's sculpture have been exhibited in numerous venues, including the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Brooklyn Museum, Whitney Museum of American Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, Detroit Institute of Art, and the Kansas City Art Institute. His commissions include work for the Whitney Museum of Art, St. Clements Episcopal Church in Philadelphia, Norfolk Medical Tower, Government Employees Insurance Company in Chevy Chase, Maryland, and the Medical School at the University of Pennsylvania. His caricature work earned him the John Frederick Lewis first prize for caricature from the Pennsylvania Academy in 1927, and from 1925 to 1954 he did freelance caricatures for newspapers including the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin and the New York Post. Beginning in 1936, House was Associate Professor of Sculpture and Drawing at the University of Pennsylvania. During the summer of 1956 he also held the position of School Educator at San Diego State College.

Details

  • Creator
    JAMES HOUSE (1902, American)
  • Creation Year
    1938
  • Dimensions
    Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Width: 6 in. (15.24 cm)Depth: 6 in. (15.24 cm)
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  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU398908712

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