Guy Pène du Bois
American, 1884-1958
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Collected by major museums
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Exhibitions
2018
Grand Salon: The Visionary Eye of Allan Stone,
Allan Stone Projects

Named for his father’s friend, author Guy de Maupassant, Guy Pène du Bois was raised among the cultural elite, who would become a frequent subject of his work. In 1899, he entered the New York School of Art; there, he learned his loose, gestural handling of paint from William Merritt Chase, while Robert Henri inspired …

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