John Henry Page Jr
John Henry Page, Jr. is active/lives in Iowa, Minnesota. John Page Jr is known for printmaking, painting, teaching.
Biography John Henry Page, Jr.
The following information, submitted February 2013, is from the artist.
I began at the Minneapolis School of Art in the Fall of 1940, (now named School of the Minneapolis Art Institute). I had received a Scholastic Magazine scholarship and after the first year I was a Pillsbury Scholar until I left that school. My favorite teacher was Frances Cranmer Greenman who taught oil painting. All our subjects were still-lifes that she set up. Early in her training she had studied with Robert Henri and had painted portraits of movie stars. Her autobiography, Higher Than the Sky, published in 1954 mentions me and my room mate Orval Dillingham. Other teachers were important too, such as Gustav Krollman, a sculptor, in drawing class
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