Studio Antiques and Fine Art, Incorporated
Welcome in. Browse Studio Antiques and Fine Art's period and antique furniture, fine art and decorative accessories. HOME
Florida Landscape by Lillian Cotton (American, b. 1901)

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Fine Art: Paintings: Oil: N. America: American: Pre 1930: item # 1182875

Please refer to our stock # 8319 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5

524 North Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Florida Landscape by Lillian Cotton (American, b. 1901)

Florida Inland

Lillian Cotton(American, 1901-1962)

Oil on canvas, signed lower right and dated: “Jan. (19)28?”

Painting size: 20” x 24”
Frame size: 26” x 30.5”

Lillian Cotton studied at the André Lhote Academy in Paris and later at the Art Students League in New York with Robert Henri and George Bellows. Particularly active in the 1930’s and 40’s, she exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Paris Salon. She was also a member of the New York Society of Women Artists and the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, a reflection of both her American and French artistic “roots.”

Cotton’s paintings are characterized by solid forms, clear colors and bold brushwork. Although she primarily painted figures, her style was well suited to landscape, evidenced by this quiet tropical scene.

Lillian Cotton is represented in the permeant collections of Florida State College and Seaton Hall University. The painter occasionally signed her works LC Impey. She is listed in Who Was Who in American Art (Falk, 1999) and the Dictionary of Women Artists (Petteys, 1985).

Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help