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Lived/Active: Rhode Island/Massachusetts      Known for: marine painting, etching

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Rhode Island Coastal View
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His works are located at:
Newport Art Museum:
1. Etching, "Montserrat" (acc.# 991.014.25)
2. Etching, "Morning, St. Kitts" (acc.# 991.014.26)
3. Pastel, "Schooner" (acc.# 991.003.1)
4. Watercolor, "The Harbor" (acc.# 991.003.2)

Providence Art Club:
1. Watercolor, "Marine"
2. Oil painting, "Supply Boat"
3. Watercolor, "Marine"
4. Watercolor, "Seagulls"
5. Etching, copper plate, "Antilles"
6. Oil painting, "Carter Range, Near Gorham, N.H.

Building location: 424 Bellevue Ave.
1. Etching, "Dominica, British West Indies" (acc.# PSNC7569)
2. Etching, "America's Cup Trials 1932" (acc.# PSNC7570)
3. Etching, "Beacon Rock" (acc.# PSNC4168)
Building location: Green Animals (1st fl.)
4. Etching, "Beacon Rock" (acc.# PSNC3337)
1. Pencil drawing, "Dredger at Sabin's Point" (late 19th-mid 20th c.) (acc.# 20.486)
2. Etching, "A Rain Squall" (20th c.) (acc.# 21.395)
3. Pencil drawing, "Jog-Trotting, Donkey, Haiti" (late 19th-mid 20th c.) (acc.# 27.001)
4. Etching, "Hunting Swordfish" (20th c.) (acc.# 28.075)
5. Etching, "Scene in the West Indies" (1930) (acc.# 30.012A)
6. Etching, "Scene in the West Indies" (1930) (acc.# 30.012B)
7. Etching, "Scene in the West Indies" (1930) (acc.# 30.012C)
8. Etching, "Carib Fishermen" (20th c.) (acc.# 50.248)
9. Etching, "Evening, St. Croix" (20th c.) (acc.# 52.271)
10. Etching [untitled]--ships in rain squall (acc.# INV2006.129)

Seamen's Church Institute, Newport:
1. 6 ft. square wall mural, "Narragansett Bay" (1930)

Unveiled: a directory and guide to 19th century born artists active in Rhode Island, and where to find their work in publicly accessible Rhode Island collections by Elinor L. Nacheman

This biography from the Archives of AskART:
William Holland Drury (1888-1960) Painter and Etcher

Born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, he studied at the Rhode Island School of Design; Boston Museum of Fine Arts School with Tarbell; Woodbury, Ogunquit Sch.

Exhibited: Newport Art Association, 1916 (prize); Art Institute of Chicago, 1915-17, 1929; New York World's Fair, 1939; National Academy of Design

Member: Providence AC; Providence WC Club; Newport AA (pres., 1953-); SAGA; California Printmakers.

Work: Rhode Island School of Design; National Gallery of Art; Brooklyn Museum; California State Library; Los Angeles Museum of Art; Library of Congress; Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Positions: faculty, Rhode Island School of Design; Founder and President, Newport (RI) Art Club and Museum.

Who's Who in American Art 1959; Who's Who in American Art 1947; Charles Woodbury and His Students.

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