Bradley Walker Tomlin


Birthday August 19, 1899

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace New York

DEATH DATE May 11, 1955 (55)

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Abstract expressionist painter who was associated with the New York School and a participant in the Ninth Street Show.

Before Fame

He attended Syracuse University and had his first solo exhibition in 1926. He was mentored by the famed Frank London.


He painted "Number 9: In Praise of Gertrude Stein" (1950) using a calligraphic aesthetic.

Family Life

He grew up in New York and taught at Sarah Lawrence College.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of Robert Motherwell.

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