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Pop Hart

 (1868 - 1933)
Pop (George Overbury) Hart was active/lived in New York, California, New Jersey, Illinois.  Pop Hart is known for street-landscape, genre, etchings.

Biography  
Pop Hart


Born in Cairo, IL in 1868, "Pop" Hart was a self-taught artist except for brief periods at the Art Institute of Chicago and Academie Julian in Paris.  After traveling extensively in Europe, South America, and the West Indies, he settled in Los Angeles in the early 1920s.

He died there on Sept. 9, 1935.

Exhibitions:
Cannell & Chaffin (LA), 1923
California Print Makers Society, 1927
California Watercolor Society, 1927
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1927
Nicholson Gallery (Pasadena), 1927
Biltmore Salon (LA), 1929
Braxton Gallery (LA), 1931
Pasadena Art Inst., 1932
Zeitlin Gallery (LA), 1937

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Los Angeles Times, 9-2-1923 & 9-18-1927.

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About  Pop Hart

Born:  1868 - Cairo, Illinois
Died:   1933 - New York City
Known for:  street-landscape, genre, etchings