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Allen Tucker    (American, 1866-1939)

 Allen Tucker - A Winter Pool (Paintings) h: 25 x w: 30 in / h: 63.5 x w: 76.2 cm
Allen Tucker
A Winter Pool circa 1912
 
  

Biography
1866 Born in Brooklyn, NY
1888 Graduated as an architect from the School of Mines of Columbia University with a Bachelor of Philosophy Degree and, soon after, began work as a draftsman under Richard Morris Hunt.
1890 Studied under John Henry Twachtman, Art Students League, New York, NY
1893 Elected Member, Art Students League, New York, NY
1894 Men's Vice President, Art Students League, New York, NY
1903 Life Member, Art Students League, New York, NY
1895 - 1904 Partner in the architectural firm of McIlvaine and Tucker but resigned in the latter year to paint full time
1911 Became one of the founders of the Association of American Painters and Sculptors and was responsible for the catalog of its major effort, the Armory Show of 1913
1924 Honorary Member, Art Students League, New York, NY
1921 - 1926 Instructor, Art Students League, New York, NY
1939 Died in New York, NY

Exhibitions
1939 Memorial Show, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
1930 Rehn Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1929 Rehn Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1928 Rehn Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1926 Rehn Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1925 Whitney Studio Club, New York, NY (solo)
1924 Syracuse Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY (solo)
1924 Art Students League, New York, NY (solo)
1924 Montross Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1923 Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paris, France (solo)
1918 Whitney Studio Club, New York, NY (solo)
1917 Inaugural Exhibition, Society of Independent Artists, New York, NY
1908 Exhibited with Robert Henri, George Luks, John Sloan, George Bellows and others, Whitney Studio Gallery (later the Whitney Studio Club), New York, NY
1902 Montross Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Literature
1931 Monograph, American Artists Series, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY
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