Bob Thompson

American, 1937-1966

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Bob Thompson

American, 1937-1966

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Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
New Space, New Acquisitions,
Hollis Taggart
Four Rooms,
Blum & Poe
2015
Pat de Groot and Friends,
Acme Fine Art

In his short career, Bob Thompson defied the midcentury American predilection for abstraction by …

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In his short career, Bob Thompson defied the midcentury American predilection for abstraction by channeling the political tumult and energy of the early 1960s into figurative paintings. Thompson started his mature body of work in Provincetown, Massachusetts, in 1958, making post-expressionist, symbolic paintings. Upon …

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