Cornelia Foss: A Retrospective


The first comprehensive survey of Cornelia Foss’s landscapes, still lifes, and portraits, an artist in the style and tradition of Fairfield Porter. ?The American artist Cornelia Foss is part of a loosely knit group of artists commonly described as “painterly realists,” many of whom are associated with Long Island’s scenic Hamptons region, including Eric Fischl and Fairfield Porter. This is the first such survey of this artist’s work to be published. Long considered a quintessential Long Island artist, Foss has painted Wainscott Pond for over half a century.


Foss’s work mirrors her protected environment—pastel drawings of her own garden and nearby
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ISBN:

9780847846467

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

29cm x 24cm

RRP:

$125.00

Category:

Art and Photography

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

01 November 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

J. D. McClatchy

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Karen Wilkin