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Will Davis

 (1879 - 1944)
Will Rowland (John Wallace) Davis was active/lived in Massachusetts, Maine.  Will Davis is known for comic art, etcher, illustrator.

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Will Davis


Will Rowland Davis
1879-1944

Will Rowland Davis was born on April 7, 1879 in Lincolnville, ME and died in 1944 while residing in Rockport, MA. He worked as a painter, photographer, etcher, craftsman, blockprinter, writer, illustrator, and publisher. Davis enjoyed comic art and experimented in many areas of drawing and painting, which included making his own paints. He worked in various media such as oil, watercolor, pen & ink, pastel, and charcoal.

"Village Down East" A Sketch Book by John Wallace — the pseudonym for Will Davis — was copyrighted in 1943 by Will Davis Publishers, Inc. Davis wrote and illustrated this book anonymously and changed the names of its characters, but the people and story were very r  ...  Displaying 750 of 2316 characters.



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About  Will Davis

Born:  1879 - Lincolnville, Maine
Died:   1944 - Rockport, Massachusetts
Known for:  comic art, etcher, illustrator