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John Cowles

 (1861 - 1951)
John Clifford Cowles was active/lived in California, Illinois.  John Cowles is known for landscape-ranch.

Biography   John Cowles


Painter. Born in Freeport, IL on Aug. 21, 1861. Jules' Cowles studied in Paris at the Sorbonne and was an exponent of the modern French school of painting. The works he exhibited in Salt Lake City in 1894 were highly praised by the local press. He had mining properties in Nevada and Utah. By 1903 he had settled in Los Angeles where he remained until his demise on Feb. 12, 1951. He was the author of The Whispering Buddha. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1900. In: Idaho State Capitol. & SCA; PF; CA&A; DR.

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J A Headquarters, 1887, oil on canvas, 38 x 58 inches
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