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Richard A Short

 (Born c.1936)
Richard A. Short is active/lives in Kansas.  Richard Short is known for painting.

Biography   Richard A. Short


Richard A. Short was born around 1936.  He had no formal art training when he quit his job supervising construction projects for a Lawrence company in 1976.  He took classes from Harry Fredman, a noted illustrator in Kansas City, and then established a career painting historical views of familiar landmarks. He used photographs and drawings and his work often incorporates Lawrence, Kansas City or Topeka landmarks.

SOURCES:
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Kansas! (4th issue, 1993).

This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.



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