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Paul Swan

 (1884 - 1972)
Paul Swan was active/lived in New York, Nebraska, Illinois.  Paul Swan is known for sculpture-figure, portrait painter.

Paul Swan

The following article is reprinted with permission from "Adirondack Life" magazine, volume XXXVI, no. 6, September/October 2005

"The Most Beautiful Man in the World" by Janis Londraville

"In his Adirondack tract Swan will Found a Greek Colony Where Beauty Loving Souls May Work Out Artistic Ideals." When the New York Sun attached this headline to a May 10, 1914, article on artist and dancer Paul Swan, his fame was growing. Just a year before, after Swan had performed at the Odeon Theater in St. Louis, Swedish-American literary critic Edwin Bjorkman wrote, "In one year, if nothing halts his progress, Swan will be the greatest dancer the world knows." Nor was his acclaim transient. A decade later he would be hail  ...  Displaying 750 of 28655 characters.

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About  Paul Swan

Born:  1884 - Ashland, Illinois
Died:   1972 - Bedford Hills, New York
Known for:  sculpture-figure, portrait painter