Exhibit: John Norment’s Watercolors

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There will be an exhibit of the late John Norment’s watercolors at the Leclerc Contemporary Gallery beginning October 22nd, and running through November 8th.

Info: Leclerc Contemporary Gallery,
19 Willard Road, Norwalk, CT 06851
located at the Fairfield County Antique and Design Center

 

Here’s Ink Spill‘s John Norment New Yorker Cartoonists A- Z entry:

Born, Lebanon, Tennessee, 1911.  Died, Westport, Connecticut, 1988.  New Yorker work: fourteen drawings and two covers, between 1969 and 1982.  According to his website (run by his niece) Norment had  a long, wide ranging career, working as assistant art director for Esquire, as an editor at Dell for their humor publications ( such as 1,000 Laughs, You’ve Gotta  Be Joking), a World War 2 combat photographer-correspondent, a professional photographer, a painter, a writer and a vocalist.  More information about his life and work can be found here: johnnorment.com/about.htmnorment 2