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Mac Schweitzer

 (1924 - 1962)
Mac (Mary Alice) Schweitzer was active/lived in Arizona, Ohio.  Mac Schweitzer is known for figure, horses, desert and mural painting, illustration.

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Mac Schweitzer


Known in the art world as Mac Schweitzer, this artist was born Mary Alice Cox in 1921.  She grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, where she drew countless pictures of horses.  She was fascinated by the West and when the rodeo was in town, she would spent time at the arena, conversing with the participants and sketching.

She attended the Cleveland School of Art ( now Cleveland Institute of Art) on scholarship, but quit school in 1943 to marry Jack Schweitzer, who had enlisted in the Army.  While he was overseas, Mac lived in Little Rock, Arkansas.  He was discharged in 1946 and they moved to Wyoming, then on to Tucson the following year.  Schweitzer was enchanted by the unusual plants and terrain of the desert Southwes  ...  Displaying 750 of 978 characters.



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About  Mac Schweitzer

Born:  1924 - Cleveland, Ohio
Died:   1962 - Navajo Reservation, Arizona
Known for:  figure, horses, desert and mural painting, illustration