Ralph Goings - River Valley Still Life, 1976 (detail) - Copyright Louis K Meisel Gallery

Ralph Goings

United States 1928



Ralph Goings
Ralph Goings
United States
October 29, 2013
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Ralph Goings, born in California in 1928, is an American painter closely associated with the Photorealism movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s. He is best known for his highly detailed paintings of hamburger stands, pick-up trucks, and California banks, portrayed in a deliberately objective manner.

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