AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST ARTIST JACK GATES( 1903-1997) born in the Ukraine. Began his painting in Russia, followed up by formal training at the National Academy of Design and the Art Students League in NYC.He was represented by the Hammer Gallery's, and GRAND CENTRAL ART GALLERY among others. Gates style is a loose impressionism that bespoke softness and spiritualism. He conveyed a special seeing of the world through the senses of the soul. His work brings reminisces of great artists of the past.