Peter Bryce Searcy
(1882 - 1964)
Peter Bryce Searcy was active/lived in Florida, Texas. Peter Searcy is known for history and landscape, illustrator.
Biography Peter Bryce Searcy
The 7th of 12 siblings, Peter Searcy was born in Tuscaloosa, AL in 1882. Searcy's family was renowned for their contributions to medicine with several members, including five of his brothers as well as his father and grandfather, dedicating their lives to the communities as doctors of medicine.
Choosing to dedicate his life to art rather than the family profession, Searcy was referred by his siblings as "the black sheep of the family." He studied at the University of Alabama where he was the sole illustrator of the 1901 college yearbook. He then attended art school in New York City before returning to Alabama to work as a cartoonist and illustrator for Montgomery's "Alabama Journal".
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