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James Perry

 (1863 - 1969)
James Raymond Perry was active/lived in Illinois, Massachusetts.  James Perry is known for landscape.

Biography  
James Perry


James Raymond Perry was born in Northfield, Massachusetts on April 20, 1863.  A self-taught artist, Perry appears to have spent most of his career in Chicago.  His landscapes often include cattle and other animals.  As well as a painter, he also wrote short stories for Scribner magazine and Century Illustrated Monthly.  Landscapes by him of Marin County, California are extant.  He died in Winnetka, Illinois on May 10, 1969. 

Member:  American Artists Professional League. 

Exhibited:  Southside Art Ass'n (Chicago), 1929; Art Institute of Chicago. 

Works held: Chicago public schools; Harper Library, Chicago University; Beals Library (Winchendon, MA); John H. Vanderpoel

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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About  James Perry

Born:  1863 - Northfield, Massachusetts
Died:   1969 - Winnetka, Illinois
Known for:  landscape