Angelo B. M. Corrubia Collection

Angelo B.M. Corrubia was born in Barile, Italy in 1881, is known for his landscapes and farm scenes, as well as masterful renderings of urban buildings in St. Louis, his home from the 1920s until his death in 1943. After studying architecture at Washington University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Corrubia designed many important St. Louis buildings including the Sacred Heart Convent and St. Ambrose Church, both located in the historic Italian neighborhood known as “The Hill”. Corrubia formed the Business Men’s Art Club in St. Louis in 1928 and painted in the area for the remainder of his life.
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A Farm
Oil painting of a farm, oil on canvas laid down on board, 18" x 24", signed, titled, and St. Louis Artists' Guild label verso, c. 1930s.
American Indian Figure Studies
Pencil sketch on paper, 9" x 6" (each), c. 1910-1930s.
American Indian Figure Studies
Pencil sketch on paper, 9" x 6" (each), c. 1910s-1930s.
Autumn Landscape
Oil painting of an autumn landscape, oil on board, 10" x 12", c. 1930s.
Autumn Reflections
Oil paining of an Autumn scene, oil on masonite, 14" x 18", c. 1930s.
Autumn Stream
Pastel painting of an autumn stream, pastel on paper, 10" x 8-1/2", initiated LR, c. 1930s.
Barns
Oil painting of barns, oil on canvas board, 8" x 10", titled, dated, and inscribed verso, 1936.
Barns and Church
Oil painting of barns and a church, oil on panel, 6" x9", dated verso, estate stamp, 1939.
Barns and Fence
Pastel painting of barns and a fence, pastel on paper, 5" x 6-1/4", St. Louis Artist Guild and Healy Gallery (St. Louis), labeled verso, c. 1930s.
Blue Door
Oil painting of a blue door, oil on panel, 9" x 6", c. 1930s.
Bridge in the Park
Oil painting of a bridge in the park, oil on canvas laid down on board, 8" x 10", remnants of the label verso, c. 1930s.
Bucolic Countryside with Barn
Pastel painting of a countryside, pastel on paper, 7" x 9-3/4", signed with monogram, c. 1930s.
Buildings in Sunlight (View from Forest Park Looking East)
Oil painting of a view from Forest Park looking east, oil on canvas laid down on board, 10" x 11-3/4", signed; dated, and titled verso, 1931 and 1941, St. Louis Artist Guild label verso, Small Paintings Exhibition, 1941.
Canal in Venice
Oil painting of a canal in Venice, oil on board, 12" x 16", c. 1930s.
Castlewood Afternoon
Oil painting of an afternoon in Castlewood, oil on canvas laid down on board, 8" x 10", titled and dated verso, 1934.
Church
Oil painting of a church, oil on cardboard, 8" x 10", c. 1930s.
Country House
Oil painting of a country house, oil on canvas laid down on board, 14" x 16", c. 1930s.
Country House
Oil painting of a country home, oil on panel, 6" x 9", c. 1930s.
Early Winter
Pastel painting of a winter scene, pastel on paper, 8-1/2" x 11-1/4", dated and titled and verso, c. 1930s.
Easter Sunday
Oil painting of an Easter Sunday scene, 1938, oil on masonite, 16" x 19-3/4", titled, dated, and inscribed verso: April 17, 1938.
Farm Path
Pastel painting of a farm path, pastel on paper, 7-1/2" x 9", signed and dated, 1942.
Farm Scene
Pastel painting of farm buildings, pastel on paper, 5" x 6"
Farm through the Trees
Pastel sketch of farm buildings seen through the trees, pastel on paper, 10.5" x 9.5"
Field with Farmers
Oil painting of a field with farmers, pastel on paper, 9-1/2" x 12", estate stamp, c. 1930s.
Figure Sketch
Pencil sketch on paper, 6" x 9", signed, c. 1910s-1930s.
Figure Sketch
Pencil sketch on paper, 6" x 9", signed, c. 1910s-1930s.
Flower Garden
Oil painting of a flower garden, oil on canvasboard, 14" x 10", c. 1930s.
Forest Park Scene (possible view of the World's Fair Pavilion)
Oil painting of Forest Park with a possible view of the World's Fair pavilion, oil on board, 12" x 16", c. 1930s.

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