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Lewis Croft

 (1911 - 1980)
Lewis Scott Croft was active/lived in Massachusetts, Nova Scotia.  Lewis Croft is known for abstract-modern painting.

Lewis Croft

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He studied with M. Denton-Burgess in Vancouver, British Columbia, and William S. Schwartz in Chicago, Illinois.  Awards: Best of Show, Sunshine Art Fest. Fla., 1958; Best Oil, Mystic, Conn. 1962-64; Grand Prize Gold Medal, Washington Sq. Outdoor Art Show, New York, 1965.  Work: Swope Art Gallery, IN.; Parrish Art Museum, N.Y.; Art Bank of N.S.; Maritime Art Assn.; N.C. Museum of Art, Elliott Museum, Fla.; Art Gallery of N.S.; many others.

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About  Lewis Croft

Born:  1911 - Chester Basin, Nova Scotia
Died:   1980
Known for:  abstract-modern painting