David & Donna Kmetz, American Paintings
George Glenn Newell, N.A. (1870 - 1947)
oil on board, 12" x 16", signed lower right
Known for his vibrant depictions of cows often in lively colors.
Born in Michigan, Newell studied at the National Academy and with William S. Robinson. He eventually settled in Dover Plains and then in Sharon, Connecticut. A member of many pretigious art clubs including the National Academy, the Salmagundi Club, the Lotos Club, he also exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy, the Boston Art Club, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Corcoran, and many more, winning numerous awards.