Carson Sutherlin Davenport
(1908 - 1972)
Carson Sutherlin Davenport was active/lived in Virginia. Carson Davenport is known for genre and seascapes easel painting, mural, graphics.
The following is from Ed Fisher, Professor at Averett University, friend
Carson Davenport taught art for a number of years at Averett College, Danville, VA, and his works hang in the library. Many individuals in the Danville area own his paintings. He painted in watercolors and oils. Davenport spent summers on Chincoteague Island, VA, and many of his paintings were of scenes of the island landscapes.
Carson Davenport was a former art instructor at Averett College where we have a considerable collection of his work, including pencil sketches, watercolors, oils, and prints (Christmas cards).