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 Nicholas Samuel Firfires  (1917 - 1990)

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Lived/Active: California      Known for: cowboy-western genre, illustrator

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1917 (Santa Barbara, California)
 
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1990

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California

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Portraying western scenes in oil painting and watercolor comes to Nicholas Firfires, directly from experiences of having lived the western life of a cowboy, riding the range and breaking horses. He was a descendant of California vaqueros.

He was born in Santa Barbara, California, and worked on his family ranch near Santa Margarita and on other ranches in Santa Barbara county. As a child, he showed great interest and skill in drawing animals, especially horses, and after graduating from Sa (showing 500 of 3608 characters).



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