Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This film is part of a series that showcases the lives and works of some of the greatest artists of the Western world, from the Renaissance through the 20th century. This episode features the work of the great American 20th century painter and illustrator Maxfield Parish. Maxfield Parish is also well known as a poster artist and muralist. Brilliant colors and decorative treatments are the trademark of his work. Art historians share their insights on the importance of this artist while the viewer sees some of his creations.
career, murals, printing, renaissance, art, artist