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Stanley Wood

 (1894 - 1949)
Stanley Huber Wood was active/lived in California, Kansas, New Jersey.  Stanley Wood is known for coastal landscape, graphics.

Biography  
Stanley Wood


Biography from the Archives of askART

Born Bordentown, NJ, Sept. 12, 1894; died Los Angeles, CA, July 28, 1949.. Painter. Lithographer. Educated at the Drexel Institute in Philadelphia, PA where he studied engineering and architecture. After moving to California in 1920, he lived in Carmel and San Francisco. Lived in Lawrence and in Cleveland, 1927. His illustrations often were in Fortune magazine.

SOURCES:
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Sain, Lydia. Kansas Artists, compiled by Lydia Sain from 1932 to 1948. Typed Manuscript, 1948.; Dawdy, Doris Ostrander. Artists of the American West: A Biographical Dictionary. Chicago: Swallow Press, 1974. Who’s Who in American Art. New York: American Federation of Arts, 1936- v.1=1936-37 v.3= 1941-42 v.2=1938-39 v.4=1940-47. 1; American Art Annual. New York: American Federation of Arts, 1898-194724; AskArt, www.askart.com, accessed Dec. 23, 2005.

This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.


Biography from Crocker Art Museum Store
Watercolorist, lithographer. Born on Sept. 12, 1894 in Bordentown, NJ. Wood was educated at the Drexel Institute where he studied engineering and architecture. After moving to California in 1920, he lived in Carmel and San Francisco until WWII. His illustrations often were in Fortune magazine. Wood died in Los Angeles on July 28,
1949. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1920 (1st prize); SFAA, 1921-31 (prizes); Carmel AA, 1920s; Berkeley League of FA, 1924; Santa Cruz Art League, 1928 (1st prize); De Young Museum, 1932, 1935; CPLH, 1942; Calif. WC Society, 1945-49. In: Mills College (Oakland); Brooklyn Museum. AAA 1933; WWAA 1936-41; DR.

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About  Stanley Wood

Born:  1894 - Bordentown, New Jersey
Died:   1949 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  coastal landscape, graphics