(1876 - 1967)
Grace Russell Raymond was active/lived in District Of Columbia, Kansas, Ohio. Grace Raymond is known for city scene, still life, harbor and portrait painting.
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Biography Grace Raymond
Born Mount Vernon, OH, May 1, 1876; died Winfield, Feb. 1967. Painter. Teacher. Studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, in New York at the School of Applied Design and the Metropolitan Art School, at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, and in Paris during the summers of 1923-25, in Rome during the summers of 1927-33, Belgium, Mexico, and at the Heatherleys School of Fine Art in London. Pupil of Henry Snell, George Elmer Browne, Guy Wiggins, Gertrude Massey and others. Lived in Winfield from 1903-07, in Washington, DC 1913-17, in Winfield from 1921-33 and 1936-67. Instructor in painting, art history, and art appreciation at Southwestern College, Winfield 1930-45.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
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This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.
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