Gregorio Prestopino was born in New York City's Little Italy
and attended the National Academy of Design,
where he was influenced by the Ashcan painters and their concern with urban life.

In 1934, Prestopino summered at the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, N.H.
He became a director in 1954.


works by
Gregorio Prestopino
1907 - 1984

Big Red Nude

big red nude



brass bed and bread


The Ambassador

the ambassador


Self Portrait - Gregorio Prestopino

self portrait



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