Carl Newman

American 🇺🇸 1858-1932

Carl Newman known for flamboyant images of nude figures. Most of his later work was destroyed by his widow who was unhappy with the paintings. Which didn’t bring in any money during the Depression.

One of his paintings once had to be removed from an exhibition because too many people complained. Newman's innovative approach to color and his controversial depiction of nude figures made him a notable figure in American art. His work was both admired and criticized for its boldness and its challenge to traditional norms.