Eleanor de Laittre (1911-1998) Red Dumbell, 1949 Oil on canvas 34 x 30 inches 38.375 x 34.5 inches framed Signed and dated lower right Provenance: Martin Diamond Fine Arts, Inc., New York Eleanor de Laittre was born in Minneapolis on April 3, 1911.  She attended Northrop Collegiate School in Minneapolis, ca. 1925-1927 and the Madeira ...
Raymond Jonson (1891-1982)Space for Vera (Watercolor No. 7), 1942 watercolor on paper22 x 30 inches22 3/4 x 30 3/4 inches framedSigned and dated lower righttitled and dated verso Born in Lucas County, Iowa, in 1891, Raymond Jonson received his early education in Portland, Oregon, where he was the first student to enroll at the Portland Museum Art School when it opened ...
The Peyton Wright Gallery video walkthrough for September features the new exhibition “Donald Roy Thompson: Transitions,” showcasing his new works. In 2022, Thompson continues to refine his approach and vision, drawing on a lifetime of work while still looking forward.  In his current work he is touching on the curvilinear geometries he explored in the ...
Laguna Santero (1776-1815) La Virgen Dolorosac. 1800 Wood, gesso, pigment21 x 12.25 x 1 inches Provenance:Private collection, Santa Fe, NM W.S Stallings named the Laguna Santero for the altar screens painted by an anonymous santero in the churches at Laguna and Acoma Pueblos. These screens are the two most significant examples of the genre surviving ...
The Peyton Wright Gallery video walkthrough for August 2022 features the new exhibition “Leon Berkowitz: The Cathedral Paintings,” showcasing Berkowitz’s masterful use of color, line and depth.
William Frej’s most recent book, Seasons of Ceremonies: Rites and Rituals in Guatemala and Mexico, continues to win a number of awards, including the recently announced Gold Medal Best Photography book for 2021 from Foreword Indies/Foreword Reviews. The book also just received two wins from the Moscow International Foto Awards competition in its book division: a Gold ...
Robert Slutzky (1929-2005) Untitled (No. 8) 1978  Oil on canvas   72 x 72 inches A painter and also an art educator who explored connections between painting and architecture, Robert Slutzky was keenly interested in questions of visual perception and poetics. For many years, he was a professor of art and architecture at Cooper Union for the Advancement ...
Peyton Wright Gallery is pleased to announce Leon Berkowitz: The Cathedral Paintings, an exhibition of works showcasing Berkowitz’s masterful use of color, line and depth.  The exhibition will open Friday, August 5, 2022 with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. and run through Tuesday, September 6. Leon Berkowitz (1911-1987)was born on 14 September 1911 ...
Peter Miller: Coming Home Again, July 1 – Aug 2 2022 A video walkthrough of our new exhibition Peter Miller: Coming Home Again, a celebration of works by this forgotten figure of American Modernism who spent much of her career in New Mexico. The exhibition commences July 1 with an opening reception from 5-7 pm, ...
Final touches are underway for tomorrow’s opening of our exhibition “Peter Miller: Coming Home Again,” our follow up to last years acclaimed Peter Miller show. We are excited! Peter Miller (1913-1996)  – born Henrietta Myers, changing her name to Peter believing she would be treated more fairly as a man – is often classified as ...