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Anne Ryan

United States 1889 - 1954

Abstract Expressionism

Anne Ryan
Anne Ryan
United States
April 30, 2013

Anne Ryan was an American abstract expressionist best known for her collages, soft colors, and thin watercolor washes. Ryan painted distinctive images that look like stills from old Westerns movies –  their colors and cropping have a cinematic feel and a strong sense of unfolding narrative.
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MoMA to Present Works of More than 50 Postwar Abstract Female Artists !

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