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 Ellis Wilson  (1899 - 1977)

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Lived/Active: New York / United Kingdom      Known for: Afro-naive to mod figure, animal, painting, illustration

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BIOGRAPHY for Ellis Wilson
1899 (Kentucky)

New York / United Kingdom

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Afro-naive to mod figure, animal, painting, illustration

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The following, submitted October 2005, is from Albert Sperath, curator of the March 2000 Wilson exhibition at Murray State University and biographer of the artist:  The Art of Ellis Wilson, University Press of Kentucky.

A once-acclaimed Kentucky-born artist who captured the black culture in the Southeast and Haiti of his time, Ellis Wilson is little-known in his home state today. To remedy this neglect and to celebrate the centennial of his birth, he became the (showing 500 of 7187 characters).

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