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Margo Newton Allen

 (1895 - 1988)
Margo Newton Allen was active/lived in Louisiana, Massachusetts, South Carolina.  Margo Allen is known for portrait sculpture, terra cotta relief.

Margo Newton Allen

Born in Lincoln, Massachusetts, Margo Allen was a sculptor, painter and teacher who was noted for her garden sculptures, portraits and bas reliefs in bronze and terra cotta.

She was active in Boston, Cohasset, and Provincetown, Massachusetts and from 1943, was a teacher at Southwestern Louisiana Institute. She also did paintings of Indians in the Southwest and Mexico and painted in Florida.

She studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School and the Academy Rome and spent time in Italy working in marble at Gelli Studio in Querceta and also attended the Venturini School of Encaustic Painting.

She married Harry Hutchinson Shaw.

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About  Margo Newton Allen

Born:  1895 - Lincoln, Massachusetts
Died:   1988 - Sumter, South Carolina
Known for:  portrait sculpture, terra cotta relief