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Claude F Clark Sr

 (1915 - 2001)
Claude F. Clark, Sr. was active/lived in Alabama, Pennsylvania, California.  Claude Clark Sr is known for modernist African-American genre and figure painting.

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Claude F. Clark, Sr.


Claude Clark (1915-2001)

He was born on a tenant farm in Georgia in 1915.  He received a four year scholarship to the Philadelphia Museum of Art and studied at the Barnes Foundation.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Sacramento State University and a Masters of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

Clark worked as a print maker in stone lithography, metal plate intaglio, aquatint, etching and carbograph on the Federal Arts Project of the Works Progress Administration in Philadelphia from 1939-1942.  During the Depression, he shared a studio with Raymond Steth and worked closely with carborundum print process inventor, Dox Thrash.

He taught at Sacramento State College in 1956,  ...  Displaying 750 of 1751 characters.



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About  Claude F. Clark, Sr.

Born:  1915 - Rockingham, Georgia
Died:   2001 - Oakland, California
Known for:  modernist African-American genre and figure painting