Bid now to win Lake Como from Lenno, an oil on 350 lb paper by Rachel Newman!
Artist: Rachel Newman
Title: Lake Como from Lenno
Year created: 2019
Medium: Oil on 350 lb paper
Height (inches): 29 1/2
Signed by the artist
Signed Area: front
Width (inches): 22
Acclaimed American artist Rachel Newman is the daughter of artist and sculptor Maurice Newman. Born in Boston and raised in rural Virginia, Rachel has lived and worked in New York City throughout her long career as a top magazine editor. She was the Editor-in-Chief of Hearst's Country Living Magazine for 20 years. Rachel began to pursue painting after attending a plein air workshop in Tuscany, conducted by Etruscan Places's director Maddine Insalaco in 1998. This workshop was pivotal in Rachel's decision to end her career as a magazine editor and focus her time and energy on painting. Rachel paints in Central Park, New York and Rockport, Massachusetts as well as during her travels to Italy at least once a year, as a continuation of her plein air studies. She has studied at the Art Students League, the National Academy and is presently at the Grand Central Atelier, where she is pursuing classical still life painting. Rachel's work is represented by the Phyllis Lucas Gallery (212.755.1516) and is in private collections in the USA, Canada, Italy and the UK.
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