Jon Corbino

born Vittoria, Italy 1905-died Sarasota, FL 1964
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Jon Corbino in front of Bathers' Picnic , 1937, © Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0062422
Vittoria, Italy
Sarasota, Florida, United States
Active in
  • New York, New York, United States
  • Rockport, Massachusetts, United States
  • American

Painter. In the style of the Baroque masters, he painted heroic animals and people in catastrophic, violent scenes. Life magazine dubbed him the modern-day Rubens.

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)