Eugene L Taylor
(1898 - 1955)
Eugene L. Taylor was active/lived in New York, California, New Jersey. Eugene Taylor is known for illustration, sport genre.
Painter, muralist. Born in New Jersey on Dec. 30, 1898. Taylor spent several years in NYC where he studied at the School of Fine and Applied Arts, designed and painted theater scenery, and was a dancer with Ruth St Denis and Ted Shawn. About 1925 he settled in San Diego, CA where he produced decorative murals for the Orpheum Theater, New China Cafe, and Aztec Brewery. During the Depression he worked in the visual aids department of the city schools where he met artist Anita Brown. They became partners and maintained a studio in the Spanish Village in Balboa Park called 'Eugenanita Studio. Their efforts produced several murals for local hotels and restaurants. Taylor died in San Diego on Sept. 8, 1955. Exh: San Diego FA Gallery, 1927. San DNearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here
. ... Displaying 1000 of 778 characters.