George Josimovich

American, 1894 - 1986


George Josimovich was born in Sremska Mitrovica, Yugoslavia in 1894. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1908 and began his studies at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1914. In 1919, Josimovich was greatly influenced by artist and instructor George Bellows.

From 1926-1927, Josimovich maintained a studio in Paris and exhibited at Galerie D’Art Contemporain. Upon Josimovich’s return to Chicago in the late 1920s, he became an important force in Chicago Modern painting. He exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago, The Salons of America and The Carnegie Institute, among others. He died in Newark, NJ in 1986.

  • Josimovich 13377
    Untitled (Mountain Landscape), ca. 1950s
    Oil on Masonite
    9 1/2 x 20 inches

    Provenance: Estate of the Artist.

    #13377
  • Josimovich 3075
    P-4, 1967
    Acrylic on board
    34 x 32 1/2 inches

    Signed G. Josimovich, titled and dated on reverse.

    #3075
  • 3072 josimovich 3072
    P-24, ca. 1970
    Oil on paper on acrylic gesso
    14 x 21 3/4 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. lower right; signed and titled on reverse.

    #3072
  • 3073 josimovich 3073
    P-23, 1971
    Oil on paper on acrylic gesso
    12 x 21 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. lower right; signed and dated on reverse.

    #3073
  • 3071 josimovich 3071
    P-22-A (Variation), 1970
    Oil on paper
    12 x 21 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. lower right; signed and dated on reverse.

    #3071
  • 3074 josimovich 3074
    P-3-A, 1967
    Oil on paper on acrylic gesso
    15 x 24 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. lower right; signed and dated on reverse.

    #3074
  • 2982 josimovich 2982
    Untitled (House and Road), ca. 1925
    Watercolor on paper
    10 x 14 inches

    Signed G. Josimovich, lower left and lower center.

    #2982
  • Josimovich 9642
    Portrait of J.Z. Jacobson, ca. 1930s
    Oil on canvas
    26 x 22 inches

    Signed G. Josimovich upper right.

    #9642
  • Josimovich 2988
    Untitled (Man Seated on Bench), 1925
    Graphite on paper
    4 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. and dated lower right.

    #2988
  • Josimovich 2985
    Untitled (Horses), ca. 1930
    Graphite on paper
    5 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. and dated lower right.

    #2985
  • Josimovich 2984
    Untitled (Beach Scene), ca. 1925
    Graphite on paper
    5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches

    Signed Josimovich, lower right.

    #2984
  • 2989 josimovich 2989
    Untitled (Abstraction), ca. 1924
    Graphite on paper
    3 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches

    Signed with initials G.J. lower right

    #2989

George Josimovich was born in Sremska Mitrovica, Yugoslavia in 1894. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1908 and began his studies at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1914. In 1919, Josimovich was greatly influenced by artist and instructor George Bellows.

From 1926-1927, Josimovich maintained a studio in Paris and exhibited at Galerie D’Art Contemporain. Upon Josimovich’s return to Chicago in the late 1920s, he became an important force in Chicago Modern painting. He exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago, The Salons of America and The Carnegie Institute, among others. He died in Newark, NJ in 1986.

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