The following biography is from William Baczek Fine Art in Northampton, Massachusetts. John Roy received both his BFA and MFA from Yale University, where he studied under Josef Albers.
From 1964 - 1994 he was a professor in the Art Department of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He was a close friend of Chuck Close, Hanlyn Davies, and John Townsend, all of whom he named as influences. He continued to paint until his death in 2001. John Roy's work has been included in numerous prestigious public and private collections, including the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield. This early 1966 watercolor was exhibited at Eleanor Rigelhaupt Gallery on Newbury Street in Boston (exhibition label attached).
It is signed lower right, measures 15" x 11" (sight size), and is in good condition. In an older frame and mat.
Please see my other auctions for more fine paintings and prints. The item "John Roy 1966 Modernist WC Woman & Store Window Listed Massachusetts Artist" is in sale since Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "kgrinder" and is located in Holliston, Massachusetts.
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