William McGregor Paxton - The New Necklace, 1988 (detail)

William McGregor Paxton

Figurative Art

May 22, 2013

William McGregor Paxton was an American artist widely known for his figurative paintings. He was one of the key figures in the Boston School of painting and a co-founder of The Guild of Boston Artists with Frank Weston Benson and Edmund Charles Tarbell.

Featured image: William McGregor Paxton - The New Necklace, 1988 (detail). Offset Lithograph. 34 3/4 × 23 1/2 in. 88.3 × 59.7 cm. This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist. Photo courtesy ArtWise