Joseph Meierhans (1890-1980)



Joseph Meierhans (1890-1980). Untitled, c.1934. Oil on masonite panel, 28 x 34 inches; 37 x 43 inches framed. Free is solid mahogany with 22k gold water gilt inner moulding. Outstanding condition. Provenance: Davis Panzer; Snyder Fine Art, 29 w.57th ST, NYC.

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Birth place: Aargau, Switzerland

Addresses: NYC, immigrated 1917; Perkasie, PA, c.1932-on

Profession: Painter

Studied: ASL with Karl Knaths, John Sloan, 1919; A.N. Lindenmuth.

Exhibited: S. Indp. A., 1919, 1921-33; Salons of Am., 1922; AIC, 1932; Am. Abstract Art, 1946-57; Am. Abstract Art traveling exh., 1948-49; European tour, 1950-1952; WMAA, 1952; AFA traveling exh., 1952-53; PAFA, 1954; Tokyo, 1956; Artists Gal., NY, 1944 (solo), 1948 (solo), 1952 (solo), 1955 (solo), 1958 (solo); Allentown (PA), 1957 (solo); Princeton Gal. FA, 1988 (retrospective). Award: Albert Rue Bailley medal, Lansdale, PA.

Member: Soc. Indep. Artists; ASL; Provincetown AA; Am. Abstract Art (1947-on); Lansdale Art Lg.; Lehigh Art All.