(1895 - 1934)
Maurice King Burns was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts. Maurice Burns is known for marine, landscape painting, snowscene.
Biography Maurice Burns
Maurice King Burns was the son of my grandfather's business partner. His father wanted him to participate in the business (construction in NY State) but he was more interested in painting. He died fairly young in a fire in his New York City apartment where he stored many of his oils and supplies which probably contributed to the fire. He painted several seascapes as well as New England and New York scenes which he quite often left as presents to those he visited. One of his paintings that he submitted to a juried show at the Guggenheim (I believe) was a duplication of an unsigned scene of the Catskills that he painted when he visited my Grandmother. This may be the painting listed as "Winter Scene" on AskART. Several of his paintings of the
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