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Hovsep Pushman  American  1877 -1966  fl (1877-1966)
Born:   Armenia 
Died: New York, New York, United States 
Studied: Constantinople Academy of Art 
Instructors: Jules Joseph Lefebvre 
Tony Robert-Fleury 
Adolphe Dechenaud 
Exhibited: Grand Central Galleries 1932
Salon des Artistes Francais, Paris 
Examples of Work: Detroit Institute of Arts 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Milwaukee Art Institute, Wisconsin 
Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut 
Norfolk Art Museum, Virginia 
Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa 
Seattle Art Museum 
Houston Art Museum, Texas 
Minneapolis Art Museum, Minnesota 
San Diego Fine Arts Society 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Subjects Known For: Still lifes
Oriental Mysticism
Memberships: American Art Association 
National Academy of Design ANA Elect 1934
California Art Club 
Salmagundi Club, New York 
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Hovsep Pushman was one of those rare artists whose work was appreciated by critics and collectors, and who enjoyed recognition and good fortune. In a 1932 one-man show at New York's Grand Central Art Galleries, the entire display of 16 Pushman paintings was sold before opening day's end.
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Known for his mystical still-lifes, Hovsep Pushman had a celebrated career in the beginning of the twentieth century. Born in Armenia, Pushman received a scholarship to attend the Constantinople Academy of Art when he was on... (More)

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