Current Location:
Allendale Campus -> Henry Hall
Location Notes:
HRY; West (Main entrance) side of Atrium

Paul Henry

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.170.1
Artist:
Larry Blovits
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1995
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 39 in Width: 31 in
Description:
Paul Henry, centered, blue suit with red striped tie; Brown and gray background; Holding red book, "United States Code Annotated"; Signature LR corner "Blovits '95"
Historical Context:
Larry Blovits is well known for excellence in painting oil and pastel portraits, landscapes a well as teaching. He received his BFA and an MFA at Wayne State University in the 1960's. He later became a professor of the art at Aquinas for twenty-six years. His passion has always been for painting the human figure. This painting was commissioned in honor of the late Michigan congressman, Paul Henry.