Louis Nicholas Donato (b.1913)


Louis Nicholas Donato (b.1913).  Still Life, 1951. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches; 26 x 30 inches framed. Signed and dated lower right. Excellent condition.



Birth place: New York, NY

Addresses: NYC, Jamaica, NY

Profession: Painter, designer, teacher

Studied: CUASch.

Exhibited: WFNY 1939; PMG, 1940; BM, 1941; PAFA, 1941-42, 1946-47, 1954; Carnegie Inst., 1941, 1945; Corcoran Gal, 1943, 1945; VMFA, 1942, 1946; AFA, traveling exh., 1943-1944, 1955-56; Lillienfeld Gal. (solo); Am.-British A. Center; Artists Gal. (solo) 1955; Art: USA, 1958; International Gal., N.Y., 1961 (retrospective); Art Directors Exh., 1965 (prize)

Member: NAEA; Art Directors Club.

Work: PMG.

Comments: Position: art director, Will, Folsom & Smith, New York, NY, 1944-60s; instructor, CUASch., New York, NY; chairman, Edu. & Scholarship Committee, Art Dir. Club; lecture series, Young & Rubicam, NYC; bd. of directors, Art Dir. Club Scholarship Fund; instructor, chairman of Adv. Des. Dept., School of Visual Arts, NYC.

Sources: WW66; WW47; Falk, Exh. Record Series.