The Boston Expressionist School: A Painter's Recollections of the Forties

@article{Chaet1980TheBE,
  title={The Boston Expressionist School: A Painter's Recollections of the Forties},
  author={Bernard Chaet},
  journal={Archives of American Art Journal},
  year={1980},
  volume={20},
  pages={25 - 30}
}
The day before I left Boston in August 1951 to settle elsewhere, my agent (art dealer), mentor, and benefactor, Boris Mirski, embraced me and pledged to bring me back-some day. I was going south, as far as 145 miles-to New Haven where I have remained in uneasy exile these past twenty-nine years. I was going beyond the arc that was to become Route 128, which, as all cultured Bostonians know, is the dividing line between truth and beauty-and untamed America. So began my exile at age twenty-seven… Expand

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