(1895 - 1958)
Clarence E. Trano was active/lived in California, Minnesota. Clarence Trano is known for Painter, printmaker.
Born on July 18, 1895 in Minneapolis, MN. While working as a tour guide in Glacier Nat'l Park in 1914, Trano met Charlie Russell who taught him to paint. After moving to California in 1923, he worked for a greeting card company while studying printmaking. The subjects of his oils, etchings, and woodblock prints include landscapes, portraits, missions, and the Blackfeet Indians. He died in Whittier, CA on July 26, 1958. Member: Society of Calif. Etchers.Nearly 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