Maurice Merlin and the American Scene, 1930–1947, Saturday, January 19, 2013 to Monday, April 15, 2013 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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Maurice Merlin and the American Scene, 1930–1947

The Huntington
Saturday, January 19, 2013 to Monday, April 15, 2013
Various times

With each assertive brushstroke and splash of color, Merlin’s social realist works revealed the faces of American poverty. A key artist in Depression-era Detroit, the underappreciated painter finished his career in Los Angeles, where he gets his due with a retrospective. More information.