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 Arthur William Best  (1859 - 1935)

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Lived/Active: California/Arizona / Canada      Known for: landscape and street genre painting

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BIOGRAPHY for Arthur Best
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1859 (Mount Pleasanton, Canada)
 
Death
1935 (Oakland, California)

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California/Arizona / Canada

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Painters of Grand Canyon
One of the more prominent early 20th-century landscape painters in Northern California, Arthur Best was especially known for his paintings of the Grand Canyon, Arizona desert, and Sierra Nevada mountains.  With his wife, he founded the Best Art School in San Francisco.

He was born in Mount Pleasanton near Petersboro, Canada, and he and his brothers were musicians with Arthur playing the clarinet. In 1895, the band broke up, and the brothers moved to San Francisco where Arthur (showing 500 of 1040 characters).



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