Samuel Reindorf (1914-1988)


Samuel Reindorf (1914-1988). Corner of Guanajuato, 1966. Oil and sand on canvas measures 22 x 30 inches; 23 x 31 inches framed. Excellent condition with no damage or restoration. Signed and dated lower right. Titled and dated en verso.

Search term: Guanajuato Mexico



Birth place: Warsaw, Poland

Addresses: NYC; Westport, CT

Profession: Painter, engraver, lithographer, instructor

Studied: Central Tech. Sch., Toronto; Am. Artists Sch., NYC (scholarship) with Saul Wilson & Nahum Tscacbasov; Sol Baiserman.

Exhibited: Toronto Art Gal., 1934-38; Riverside Mus., 1939-40, 1945; WFNY, 1939, 1963-65; Butler Inst. Am. Art, 1963-65; 26th Ann. Exh. Contemp. Am. Painting, Palm Beach, 1964 (first prize); CAFA,1968 (hon. men. for “Clown”); Washington Irving Gals., NYC & Agra Gal., Wash., DC, 1970s.

Member: Artists Equity Assn New York; Art Lg. Am.

Work: Fairfield (CT) Mus.; Toronto (Ontario) Art Gal.; Riverside Mus., New York; Hall of Art, New York; Tygeson Gal., Toronto.

Comments: Preferred media: oils, pastels, watercolors. Publications: auth., articles, Art News, 1964, Toronto Star, 1965, Toronto Globe & Mail, 1966, Excelsior, Mexico City, 1967 & Dallas Morning News, 1967. Illustr.: The Land of the Whip,” 1939; “I Came Out Alive,” 1941.