Oil painting on canvas by expressionist artist Jon Schueler. Modern Art painting by artist "Jon Schueler" abstract oil on canvas, entitled "Yellow Sky",This abstract American impressionist landscape was painted by Jon Schueler while he lived in Chester Connecticut in the 1960's. Born 1916, died 1992. The painting measures 54 inches by 59 inches.There has just been a book published about Jon Schueler and his work entitled "The Sound of Sleat" edited by Magda Salvesen and Diane Cusineau published by Picador New York. It mentions Schueler in Mallaig Vaig, Chester CT and his connection with Elise (whos home he stayed at while he painted this painting). Jon Schueler was taught by Clyfford Still and Willem de Kooning. See Who Was Who in American Art page 2941 where there is huge biography on the artist. Jon Schueler was one of the best artists of his day. He exhibited at the major galleries, hung out with the important collectors,dealers in New York City and was a very important part of the Abstract expressionist movement that took place in New York in the 1950 to 1960 period and had many exhibitions at the countries premier galleries of the day. Condition: Recently cleaned and varnished.The painting is in original condition with out any repairs, paint loss, lifting or inpainting. It was consigned to us directly from Elise, Jon Schueler's partner of many years.
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