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Norman St Clair

 (1863 - 1912)
Norman St. Clair was active/lived in California / England.  Norman St Clair is known for marine, landscape.

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Norman St. Clair


Watercolorist. Born in Birmingham, England on Nov. 24, 1863.

Saint Clair studied architecture and worked as a draftsman in England. After immigrating to America, he was an architect in Boston, Denver, Salt Lake City, and San Francisco before moving to Pasadena about 1900. He had a home in the Arroyo Seco and, after 1906, commuted regularly to Laguna Beach where he is considered to be the first artist to work in that community. Primarily a self-taught painter, his representational watercolors are derived from the English school of painting. Saint Clair died of tuberculosis at his Pasadena home on March 6, 1912. Member: LA Painters Club; Calif. Art Club.

Exh: SFAA, 1904-11; Laguna Hotel, 1906; Del Monte Art Gallery, 19

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About  Norman St. Clair

Born:  1863 - Birmingham, England
Died:   1912 - Pasadena, California
Known for:  marine, landscape