‘Hat and Feathers’
By Rose Graubart Ignatow, American d. 1995.
20 x 24 in. oil on canvas, unsigned.
From the artist’s estate.
Artist, poet and author Rose Graubart was referred to as ‘Gertrude Stein of the Hamptons’. She studied art at Cooper Union and at the Art Students League in New York and worked with Jack Levine. She exhibited paintings and drawings in shows at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1951-53), the Flordia Museum (1952), the West Virginia Museum (1953), the Baltimore Museum “Seaport Show” (1954), and the Jewish Museum in New York. She has also had one-man shows at the Tribune Art Gallery (1946), Carlebach Galley (1948), Morris Gallery (1954), and the Panoras Galley (1966).