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Anthony Toney

 (1913 - 2004)
Anthony Toney was active/lived in New York, California.  Anthony Toney is known for city scenes, landscape, murals.

Anthony Toney

A painter, muralist and long-time teacher at the New School of Social Research in New York, Anthony Toney was born to Syrian immigrants in Gloversville, New York.  He earned a Bachelor's Degree from Syracuse University in 1934, and began teaching at the New School in 1952.  Three years later, he earned a PhD in fine arts and education from the Columbia University Teachers College.  He also studied in Paris from 1937 to 1938 at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and the Academie Grande Chaumiere.

In the 1930s, Toney painted murals for the Works Progress Administration, fought with the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War, and served in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.  Just before the outbreak of that  ...  Displaying 750 of 4463 characters.

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About  Anthony Toney

Born:  1913 - Gloversville, New York
Died:   2004 - Fairfax, California
Known for:  city scenes, landscape, murals