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John Thackento

 (1880 - 1956)
John Cosmo Thackento was active/lived in California / Ukraine.  John Thackento is known for painting.

Biography   John Thackento

Born in the Ukraine on April 3, 1880. Thackento settled in Los Angeles in 1920. His works include figure studies similar to those of Nicolai Fechin. He died in Los Angeles at the Cedar Lodge Sanitarium on Nov. 2, 1956. Exh: Freelance Art League (LA), 1924; McDowell Club (LA), 1925; Artists Fiesta (LA), 1931.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Ferdinand Perret Files; California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Death record.

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