George Tooker

Artist, Visual Artist

1920 – 2011

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Who was George Tooker?

George Clair Tooker, Jr. was an American figurative painter whose works are associated with the Magic realism and Social realism movements. He was one of nine recipients of the National Medal of Arts in 2007.

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Born
Aug 5, 1920
Brooklyn
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University
  • Art Students League of New York
Lived in
  • Vermont
  • New York City
Died
Mar 27, 2011
Hartland

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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