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Willard Cox

 (1902 - 1974)
Willard Roswell Cox was active/lived in California, Kansas.  Willard Cox is known for painter, commercial artist.

Willard Cox

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Born in Wichita, KS on July 18, 1902. During the 1920s and 1930s Cox had a commercial art business in San Francisco with Maurice Logan while living across the Golden Gate in Tiburon. He exhibited locally with a group called The 13 Watercolorists. Although based in California, he was active in Seattle as a member of the Puget Sound Group of Northwest Painters. Cox died at Marin (CA) General Hospital on Dec. 18, 1974. Member: SF Illustrators' Club; Bohemian Club. Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1937. In: U.S. Air Force Collection.

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About  Willard Cox

Born:  1902 - Wichita, Kansas
Died:   1974 - Tiburon, California
Known for:  painter, commercial artist