Pollack was a student of Thomas Hart Benton and they constantly fought
over Benton's charge that Pollack wasting his talent.
Interestingly, while in Venice last summer at the Peggy Guggenheim
which is now a wonderful museum, I fell in love wth a magnificent
It was just breathtaking! If I had to catergorize it I would say
Kandinsky-like. Well, you guessed it- a genuine Jackson Pollack- pre-
the Dripper! I thought to myself- he really was talented! IMO,
a victim of the art critics and the media who made him famous.
Susan on Long Island ---