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Anna Larkin

 (1856 - 1939)
Anna Larkin was active/lived in Kansas / Sweden.  Anna Larkin is known for sculpture.

Anna Larkin

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Born Sweden, 1856 (or 1855); died McPherson, 1939. Sculptor, specialized in wood sculpture. Established her reputation as a carver in Sweden. Family emigrated from Sweden in 1889, first to Arkansas City then to McPherson.

Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Sain, Festival of Kansas Arts and Crafts. Catalog: Arts and Crafts of Kansas: an Exhibition held in Lawrence, Feb. 18-22, 1948 in the Community Building. Lawrence: World Co., 1948; Sandzén archives

This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.

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About  Anna Larkin

Born:  1856 - Sweden, 1856 (or 1855)
Died:   1939 - McPherson, 1939.
Known for:  sculpture