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Arthur Davis

 (1904 - 1999)
Arthur Norman Davis was active/lived in Massachusetts.  Arthur Davis is known for marine waterfront scenes, snowscape.

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Arthur Davis


The following, submitted May 2005, is from Jean Davis, daughter of the artist.


A.N. Davis or N. Davis' oil paintings are mainly of the Gloucester waterfront painted in the 20's, 30's and early 40's. His works also include other local landscapes and winter scenes.

Raised in Gloucester, MA, Arthur Davis grew up in the age of sailing when fishing and cargo vessels were still sailing in and out of Gloucester's busy harbor. At an early age, he spent time down on the docks where he built model sail boats and completed his first paintings before having any formal training.

After graduating from Gloucester High School in 1922, he continued his education with graphic art classes in Boston. Later, he studied painting private  ...  Displaying 750 of 2102 characters.



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About  Arthur Davis

Born:  1904
Died:   1999
Known for:  marine waterfront scenes, snowscape