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James Sessions

 (1882 - 1962)
James Milton Sessions was active/lived in Illinois.  James Sessions is known for outdoor genre, marine, illustration.

James Sessions

The following is from Karol Franks, who has researched the artist:

James Milton Sessions, born on September 20, 1882 in Rome, NY, received his initial exposure to art from his mother, who was an accomplished artist. He trained at the Art Institute of Chicago from 1903-1906 and initially supported himself as a wheelsman aboard Great Lakes ships from 1906-1914, later serving in the Illinois Naval Reserve during World War I. He also worked as a commercial illustrator.

He was a master watercolorist of marine, sporting, and military World War II scenes. He developed a love of the sea and is probably best known as a painter of marine subjects. Sessions painted images of numerous locations, from the Bahamas to New England's busy fis  ...  Displaying 750 of 5990 characters.

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About  James Sessions

Born:  1882 - Rome, New York
Died:   1962 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  outdoor genre, marine, illustration