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Jon Corbino

American, 1905-1964


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Born

Vittoria, Ragusa province, Sicily, Italy, 1905

Died

Florida: Sarasota, 1964

Occupation or Type

painter

Bio

Jon Corbino was born in Sicily and came to the U.S. in 1911. He began painting at age thirteen, receiving his training at the Ethical Cultural School and the Art Students League in New York. Corbino painted a wide range of subjects, but his most popular works were images of classic American amusements: picnics, family outings, and circuses.

Gender

Male

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