Famous American Sporting Artist and a “Good Academician”
By Amy Spencer
Ogden Pleissner was a realist artist whose passion for the outdoors translated as a powerful emotional presence in his paintings.
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Ogden Minton Pleissner was a twentieth century artist whose traditional images of city scenes, landscapes, battle fields, and sporting subjects were realistically detailed, yet uniquely evocative. He had some academic art training; however, Pleissner always credited his painting skills to