Note on Art

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Title

Note on Art

Subject

A note from LeRoy Neiman listing a range of artistic references.

Description

This note from LeRoy Neiman provides a fragmented list of artistic references, including but not limited to Ludwig Bemelmans, Racing Bull, and the ’61 Dublin Horse Show. In the interior of the note, the artist mentions negative reception of his work, drawing a linkage between this nondiscriminatory subject matter and critical reception itself.

Creator

LeRoy Neiman

Source

LeRoy Neiman Foundation

Publisher

LeRoy Neiman Foundation

Date

c. 1990-2011

Contributor

LeRoy Neiman

Rights

Property of the LeRoy Neiman Foundation; please consult the organization's archivist for further details.

Relation

Notes

Format

Image/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

LN_Notes_1276

Coverage

New York (N.Y.) New York

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

- Clair Cowles
- Ludwig Bemelmans
(impartial, nonjudgemental)
The gallery stable [?] of color – fun – [?]
And work which reflected Mr. Victor
lip style humor and [?]
Wh. art critics didn’t take seriously.
dismissed as lite
--entourage
Racing Bull (de Niro)
5 Rocky today
- perpetuated the romance of boxing
jock –
bartender –
horse shows – 61 Dublin Horse Show

Original Format

Ballpoint pen and pencil on paper.

Files

LN_Notes_1276.jpg

Citation

LeRoy Neiman, “Note on Art,” LeRoy Neiman Foundation, accessed October 28, 2021, https://leroyneimanfoundation.omeka.net/items/show/109.