Description: Tosca Barteau Olinsky, the daughter of painter Ivan Olinsky, was born in Florence, Italy. She was both an active painter and teacher at the school at the Old Lyme Artists Colony. Olinsky painted using principals of modern art such as Cubism and Precisionism, with restrained, decorative subject matter, often choosing to paint still lifes.
Creator/Photographer: Peter A. Juley & Son
Medium: Black and white photographic print
Dimensions: 8 in x 10 in
Persistent URL: http://photography.si.edu/SearchImage.aspx?id=5833
Collection: Peter A. Juley & Son Collection - The Peter A. Juley & Son Collection is comprised of 127,000 black-and-white photographic negatives documenting the works of more than 11,000 American artists. Throughout its long history, from 1896 to 1975, the Juley firm served as the largest and most respected fine arts photography firm in New York. The Juley Collection, acquired by the Smithsonian American Art Museum in 1975, constitutes a unique visual record of American art sometimes providing the only photographic documentation of altered, damaged, or lost works. Included in the collection are over 4,700 photographic portraits of artists.
Accession number: J0115443