Peter Busa, ‘Provincetown Venus’, ca. 1940, Patrick Parrish Gallery

Peter Busa (1914-1985) was a 20th century American abstract painter. A student of Hans Hoffman and a member of the Provincetown Artists, Busa was an accomplished artist in his own right, and is represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC; and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

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