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Tom Lea

 (1907 - 2001)
Tom Lea was active/lived in Texas.  Tom Lea is known for illustration, cattle ranching scene painting, mural.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Tom Lea


Birth / Death:  1907 El Paso, Texas - 2001 El Paso, Texas

Methods for Tom Lea

Advertising Art
Easel Painting
Illustration, Illustrator
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint

Media for Tom Lea

Fresco
Ink

Styles for Tom Lea

Subjects for Tom Lea

American Scene
Animals, Mammals
Farm, Barn, Ranch Scene and/or Agricultural Genre
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
Landscape
North American Frontier Genre, Pioneers
Western: Cowboys, Indians, Horses
Wildlife, Wild Animal

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Tom Lea

Asia, Orient
China
Hawaiian Islands and/or South Seas, Tahiti
New Mexico Before 1940
Texas Before 1940

Schools for Tom Lea

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Student

Chronology for Tom Lea

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Tom Lea

Bakkom Photo Collection, St. Paul, Minnesota (2)
C. R. Smith Collection-Western
US Capitol Building, Washington DC

Added Description for Tom Lea

Combat Artist-War: Illustration, Painting or Photography
Commercial Art, Advertising
LIFE Magazine Featured Artist
LIFE Magazine Illustrator, Photographer
Mural Specialty
SATURDAY EVENING POST Illustrator and/or Photographer
Western Subject Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for Tom Lea

Southern States Art League Annual
Texas Centennial Exhibition

Exhibition of Museum for Tom Lea

Art Institute of Chicago
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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