Archive for June 8, 2014

Artist of the moment…….William Thon

William Thon was a wonderful American artist renowned for his landscape paintings which were painted in an abstract manner. William Thon was born in the year 1906 in New York City. For his artistic education Thon studied at the Art Student’s League of New York City.

Thon was also enlisted in the Navy during the Second World War.

In this clip we view a great montage of works by William Thon:

The artist was also a professor at Ohio State University.

William Thon passed away in 2000.

price range information: Works range from $4,000 to $15,000. Thon worked mainly in watercolors, but also produced oils and works in pastel.

What a great mix of abstraction and reality! Thon used his artistic license very well!