Bifurcation - Joseph Cain

Joseph Cain, 1969

(1904-2003) Born in New Orleans, Joseph Cain was a painter, muralist, and lithographer who was a Professor of Art at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston from 1944 and chair of the department from 1944 to 1958.

He studied at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Art Students League in New York with Kenneth Hayes Miller. He also took classes with Abstract Expressionist Hans Hofmann.

He exhibited widely including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the National Academy of Design in New York.
H 39 1/2'' X W 29 1/2''

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