"Ovation at Niagara Falls"   Lot no. 2068

Add to Want List


By Monte Crews (1888-1946)

13.50" x 10.75"
Gouache and Watercolor on Paper

REQUEST PRICE


PURCHASE REQUEST

Click the image above for an additional view.





Explore related art collections: Military/Soldiers / Humor / Romance / Men / Patriotic/Political / Wedding/Marriage / $100 - $5,000

See all original artwork by Monte Crews

ABOUT THE ARTIST

 

Monte Crews (1888-1946) was born in Fayette, Missouri. He attended the University of Missouri at Columbia before studying at the Art Institute of Chicago and then the Art Students League in New York.

He eventually moved back to Missouri, where he continued to create cover illustrations for magazines and and teach at the Kansas City Art Institute; some of his students there went on to become Saturday Evening Post cover illustrators themselves, including Emery Clarke and John Falter. Crews later moved to New Rochelle, New York, an active artists’ colony. While on the east coast, he taught at the Phoenix Art Institute, the Pratt Institute, and the Moore Institute.

 


The Saturday Evening Post