(1914 - 1960)
William Corbett was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Florida.
Biography William Corbett
William A. Corbett began drawing at an early age. He did signs
and displays for theaters and nightclubs around Pittsburg. He
studied art with Vincent Nesbert at the Pittsburg Art Institute and
with Robert Gwathmoy, Roy Hilton and Robert Laper at the Carnegie
Institute of Technology. He also studied painting and sculpture
at the Louisville Art Center. Corbett was in the Army Engineers
at Fort Knox, Kentucky and studied, practiced and had exhibits with
army artists there in 1941 thru 1943.
The following information was submitted by Tracy Hoffman, who owns a painting of Don Quichote by the artist as well as the following letter addressed to Dr. and Mrs. James R. Brandon, the original owners of the
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