(1890 - 1940)
Arthur Van Zile Bodwell was active/lived in Connecticut. Arthur Bodwell is known for seascape, beaches, marine, landscape.
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Biography Arthur Bodwell
The following, submitted September 2004, is from Bill Bickley whose source is Bill Heller of Stamford, CT. Heller is the last surviving member of the family of the artist who lived in Stamford, Connecticut. The artist's parents were John and Elizabeth (Zile) Bodwell. Bickley owns several paintings by Bodwell.
Basically, what I recall about Mr. Bodwell is that he truly was your 'undiscovered famous artist.' My impression of him was that he was a loner, who preferred to live alone and paint. Looking back, I think that my father happened to see some of his paintings at his studio which at the time, I think, was located just off Long Ridge Road at the intersection of Roxbury Road, the original building having been torn down years ago, to
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