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Martin Jackson

 (1871 - 1955)
Martin Jacob Jackson was active/lived in California.  Martin Jackson is known for portrait, landscape painting, illuminator.

Biography  
Martin Jackson


The following is from Benida Solow, granddaughter of the artist:

Martin Jacob Jackson (1871-1955) was a very versatile artist. Born in Newburgh, NY, he studied at Cooper Union; the National Academy of Design with E.M. Ward; in Brussels; Antwerp; with Comelli in London; and with Edel in Paris. From 1895 - 1900 Mr. Jackson was an acclaimed costume designer for the theatre in London. He returned to New York where he continued his work as a costume designer for a short time.

He then moved to Denver, CO where he taught painting and drawing and became Head of the Denver University Art Department (1900-1906).  He also worked as a commercial artist doing illustrations, Illuminated Manuscripts and ad designs. In 1904 he married B  ...  Displaying 750 of 5572 characters.



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About  Martin Jackson

Born:  1871 - Newburgh, New York
Died:   1955 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  portrait, landscape painting, illuminator