Frederick J. Brown - James Baldwin, 2008 (detail)

Frederick J. Brown / Frederick James Brown

Abstract Expressionism, Figurative Art

December 3, 2020

Frederick J. Brown was an American visual artist arguably best known for his extensive portrait series of jazz and blues musicians. Influenced by historical, religious, narrative and urban themes, his style ranges from abstract expressionism to figurative.

Featured image: Frederick J. Brown - James Baldwin, 2008 (detail). Oil on canvas. 38 1/2 × 22 1/2 in. 97.8 × 57.2 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Berry Campbell Gallery