Coney IslandOil on canvas
30 by 36 in. W/frame 37 ½ by 43 ½ in.
Signed & dated 1956
Inventory Number: Art S85
See Artist Bio below.
George Schwacha of New Jersey is president of the American Artists Professional League and a past president of the Audubon Artists and Art Centre of New Jersey. He belongs to the American Water Color Society, The National Society of Painters in Casein, and the Philadelphia Water Color Club. His painting shave been shown throughout the country at museums such as the Pennsylvania Academy. The Corcoran Gallery in Washington, DC and the Birmingham Art Museum, The Butler Art Institute in Youngstown, Ohio the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, as well as in leading New Jersey and New York exhibitions, including the American Society of Arts and Letters. He is listed in Who's Who in American Art and International Directory of Arts.
His work is represented nationally in over 30 museums and public collections including the Newark Museum, Montclair Museum, Birmingham Art Museum, the Isaac Delgado Museum in New Orleans, and the Butler Art Institute. Worldwide he is also represented in collections in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Canada, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hong Kong, Israel, Scotland and Switzerland.