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Walter Anderson

 (1903 - 1965)
Walter Inglis Anderson was active/lived in Mississippi, Louisiana.  Walter Anderson is known for modernist genre-views painting, non objective, flora, pottery.

Walter Anderson

The following information was submitted in June of 2006 by Henry Grovenor:

Walter Anderson firmly believed that quality art was an important part of life and should be made available to everyone. As he said, "There should be simple, good decorations, to be sold at prices to rival the five-and-ten." Noticing that only poor quality art was available in stores and little was available for children, he resolved to make art which could be reproduced easily and sell inexpensively — linoleum block prints.  This technique enabled him to provide affordable, quality art.

The technique of linoleum block printing is a simple concept; however, it requires much skill and talent to actually produce memorable art.  Anderson purcha  ...  Displaying 750 of 15169 characters.

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About  Walter Anderson

Born:  1903 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Died:   1965 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Known for:  modernist genre-views painting, non objective, flora, pottery