Each year, the Show brings together more than 100 U.S. and international artisans and dealers, including a number of I.G.M.A. Artisans and Fellows. They offer collectors unique, well-crafted 1-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/4-inch scale miniatures from around the world.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Dealer Josephine "Jo" Meyer, Painter

Josephine "Jo" Meyer was born in Italy, where she studied art and restoration. She likes recreating the work of the old masters, the impressionists, and abstract art in miniature. Jo offers oil paintings along with painted furniture and accessories. Look for more art nouveau, post-impressionist, and whimsical paintings in 2015. Email: JoArt@att.net.  Web: http://www.joart.com

Wood cabinet painted with "Rooster and Hens" and painting "Tuscany Landscape" in 1:12 scale. Both are originals.
"Whimsical Infanta Margarita" inspired by Velazquez's "La Infanta Margarita" (1660). With minor changes, Fernando Botero's "Infanta Margarita" (1978) and Picasso's "Infanta Margarita" (1968).
"Melting Cats" is a take off on Dali's "The Persistence of Memory" (1931).
"Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer" (Gustav Klimt, 1907), 2-1/2" square.
"Portrait of Eugenia Primavesi" (Gustav Klimt, 1913–14), 2" x 2-1/2". 

To see more of Jo Meyer's work, go here.

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