Jackson Pollock

American (Cody, Wyoming, 1912 - 1956, East Hampton, New York)

Jackson Pollock was one of the first American artists to achieve a worldwide reputation, and he became an icon of the abstract expressionist movement. He spent his childhood moving between farming communities in Arizona and Southern California. At 18,

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