Artists

Stanley Wingate Woodward
  • Stanley Wingate Woodward
  • 1890-1970
  • American

Biography

Rockport, Massachusetts painter, etcher and illustrator, Stanley Wingate Woodward was influenced greatly by the natural beauty of his native New England. Regardless of the medium, Woodward was adept at depicting mood, light, and color.

Woodward exhibited widely and received numerous prizes and awards throughout his long career. He showed at many important institutions including the National Academy of Design, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. He was represented by Grand Central Art Galleries, NY and the Vose Gallery, Boston. He was also a member of the prestigious American Watercolor Society and the Salmagundi Club.

Woodward was the author of "Adventures in Marine Painting" (1948) and "Marine Painting in Oil and Watercolor" (1961). He was an illustrator for Collier's and Ford Times magazines.

Selected Collections:
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian, Washington, DC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard