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Joseph Di Gemma Embellished Lithograph "Deserted Farm", Late 20th Century

Item Details

Joseph Paul Di Gemma (New York, 1910-2005)
Deserted Farm, late 20th century
Lithograph with pastel embellishments on paper
Signed to the lower right
Title inscribed to the verso

Joseph Paul Di Gemma was born in New York City in 1910. He studied art at both the Pratt Institute and the Art Students League, as well as earning a bachelor’s degree in art education from New York University, and a master’s degree from Queens College. He went on to teach in the New York City public High School of Art and Design and was an instructor at the Art League of Long Island. Di Gemma’s book, Lumiprinting: A New Graphic Art, was published in 1942, and his engravings reside in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum, the Astor-Lenox Collection, and the Smithsonian Institute. As WWII commenced, Di Gemma served in the U.S. Coast Guard as a combat artist, sailing to the Far East and many of his paintings from his tour were exhibited at the Museum of Science and Industry in New York.

  • Item not examined outside of mounting

Condition

- heavy wear to surface and edges of protective acrylic sleeve; dust and accretions present to acrylic sleeve; toning to paper.

Dimensions

34.0" W x 24.0" H x 0.1" D

Item #

ITMG115300

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