Ultra marine, by Stuart Davis, 1943.
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Oil on canvas, colorful, modern art painting.

Credit: Courtesy of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Philadlephia, Joseph E. Temple Fund

Ultra marine, by Stuart Davis, 1943. Davis" father was art director of a Philadelphia newspaper, who had employed Luks, Glackens, and other members of "The Eight"? Although not a member of the Ashcan group, Davis studied with Robert Henri from 1910-1913. Davis made covers and drawings for the social realist periodical The Masses, which was associated with the Ash-can School.

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