Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Jack Lewis

 (1912 - 2012)
Jack Iowa (John) Lewis was active/lived in Delaware, Maine.  Jack Lewis is known for city-townscape and marine painting, serigraphs.

Jack Lewis

The following information was submitted October, 2002 by art writer Fred W. McCraw, Kansas City, MO, and updated September 2013.

John Iowa Lewis II (Jack Lewis) was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1912 and resides in York, Maine. He was named after his paternal grandfather and has written that he cannot account for the "Iowa" part of that ancestor's name. Though he painted extensively outside Delaware, he is heralded throughout Delaware as one of its most celebrated artists.

In 1936 he traveled to Dover, Delaware to join a CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) camp and document its activities. He remained in Delaware for many decades, living for forty years at Bridgeville. Jack painted many watercolor scenes of the beach town o  ...  Displaying 750 of 2388 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Jack Lewis

Born:  1912 - Baltimore, Maryland
Died:   2012 - York, Maine
Known for:  city-townscape and marine painting, serigraphs