Cecil Vezin Grant
(1880 - 1953)
Cecil Vezin Grant was active/lived in Vermont, New Jersey. Cecil Grant is known for rural landscape painting.
Biography Cecil Vezin Grant
The following is from Grant "Chip" Taylor:
Cecil Vezin Grant was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on July 20, 1880. He was educated at the Pingrey School in Elizabeth, NJ and after his marriage to Mary R. Jack they relocated to Elizabeth NJ where their only child, Lois, was born in 1914.
Grant was a stockbroker, commuting to Wall Street in New York City each day. On weekends he was a "hobby painter", and traveled to the New Jersey shore, Gloucester, MA, and in the mid 1920s to southern Vermont. In the late 1920s he purchased an old farmhouse between Londonderry and Peru on Route 11.
The farmhouse was intended to be summer vacation home, but the Wall
Street crash of October 1929 changed all that: Cecil Grant lost his
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