Robert Roy McGeorge
(1874 - 1963)
Robert Roy McGeorge was active/lived in New York, Michigan. Robert McGeorge is known for portrait photography, painting, illustration, commercial art.
Biography Robert Roy McGeorge
Obituary of the Artist from Buffalo, New York Newspaper, February 14, 1963.
Robert Roy McGeorge, 89, who had photographed five generations of Buffalonians, died Wednesday (Feb. 13, 1963) in the Georgian Court Nursing Home, 1040 Delaware Avenue.
Mr. McGeorge, who gave up bookkeeping for photography in 1915, became one of Buffalo’s leading portrait artists and won medals in many national and international competitions.
Until retiring four years ago, Mr. McGeorge had a studio at 534 Elmwood Avenue for about 40 years. He photographed many of Buffalo’s most prominent families.
Former member of the Buffalo Club, Mr. McGeorge also made many of the photographs of its past presidents that hang in the C
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