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Mary Abbott

Mary Abbott
Willem de Kooning
Born (1921-07-27) July 27, 1921 (age 92)
New York City
Nationality American
Field Abstract expressionist

Mary Abbott (born July 27, 1921) is an American artist who belonged to the New York School of abstract expressionists.

Family history

Abbott was born in New York City. Her family lineage traces back to John Adams, the second president of the United States. Her mother, Elizabeth Grinnell, was a poet and syndicated columnist with Hearst newspapers.[1] After World War II, Abbott joined the "Downtown Group", which represented a group of artists who lived in lower Manhattan. In 1946, she set up a studio on Tenth Street in Manhattan.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Selected Group Exhibitions

References

External links

  • Mary Abbott on Artnet

See also

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