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Harry Bonath

 (1903 - 1976)
Harry Bonath was active/lived in Washington, California, Ohio.  Harry Bonath is known for illustrator-advertising, abstract painting, graphics.

Biography  
Harry Bonath


Born in Bucyrus, Ohio, Harry Bonath settled in Seattle, Washington where he became cover illustrator for the Seattle Times Sunday Magazine.  He was also Art Director of Erwin Wasey & Company advertising firm. Harry was the first artist to have a solo exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum.

After serving in World War II, he opened Harry Bonath & Associates Advertising Agency in Seattle and worked there until his death.

He also won numerous awards for his fine-art painting.

Collections:
Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington
City of Sacramento Museum Collection Center
Seattle University, Permanent Collection

Sources include:
The artist's daughter-in-law
Wendy Weigman
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About  Harry Bonath

Born:  1903 - Bucyrus, Ohio
Died:   1976 - Seattle, Washington
Known for:  illustrator-advertising, abstract painting, graphics