• Muddy, Turbulent Mississippi, 1937

    Hardie Gramatky

    14.5 x 20.5 inches

  • This painting is available as a giclée art print on premium watercolor paper. Please note: some prints are available in multiple sizes. Simply select a size & add to cart. (Giclée prints are rolled & shipped in a tube).

  • Original Size - 14.5 x 20.5 inches
  • $70.00 $95.00

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Biography: Hardie Gramatky, N.A. (1907-1979) Born: Dallas, TX; Studied: Stanford University, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles); Member: National Academy of Design, New York Water Color Club, American Watercolor Society, California Water Color Society. Hardie Gramatky was raised in Southern California. He studied art with F. Tolles Chamberlin, Clarence Hinkle, Pruett Carter...... read more

 
A California art print on Arches watercolor paper. 100% archival, and printed in HD.

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"Dad originally called this `The Broad Mississippi' and then changed title later on the back of the painting. He painted it for Fortune Magazine when he went down to cover the Mississippi River floods in 1937. He described this spot as the `L.S. Levee and River at Hickman' in Kentucky. The painting was exhibited at the Ferargil Gallery in NYC in 1937."

Courtesy of daughter-Linda Gramatky Smith