MCCLURE'S "L.A. BOOGIE WOOGIE"...WAS PAINTED IN L.A. A FEW YEARS AGO & THE TITLE WAS BORROWED FROM MONDRIAN'S PAINTING: "NEW YORK BOOGIE WOOGIE"...MONDRIAN WAS A TRUE PIONEER IN ABSTRACT/GEOMETRIC ART!
John Ernest (1922-1994) was an American-born constructivist abstract artist. He was born in Philadelphia & after living and working in Sweden and Paris from 1946 to 1951, he moved to London where he lived and worked from 1951. During the 1950s, with Anthony Hill, Kenneth Martin, Mary Martin, Stephen Gilbert and Gillian Wise he became a key member of the British constructivist movement.