John Knowles Hare
(1884 - 1947)
John Knowles Hare was active/lived in New York, New Jersey. John Hare is known for drypoint portrait, etching, illustration.
Biography John Knowles Hare
Known for his drypoint etching portraits and his magazine cover illustrations, John Knowles Hare was born in Montclair, New Jersey. He was a member of the Society of Illustrators in New York. In the early 1900s he had many magazine covers, and he also did drypoint etchings, one of the more famous being "Sympathy."
He was a frequent contributor of saccharine portraits of 1920s-type young women for the covers of "The Saturday Evening Post" and "The Country Gentleman". magazines.
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"
Andrea Bennett, great niece of the artist