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Harper Trenholm Phillips

 (Born 1928)
Harper Trenholm Phillips is active/lives in Alabama.  Harper Phillips is known for figurative expression painting.

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Harper Trenholm Phillips


Born in Courtland, AL, Harper T. Phillips was a student of Hayward Oubré at Alabama State College in Montgomery, a talented group that included William Anderson and Herman "Kofi" Bailey. Phillips anchored the art department at Grambling College, LA, through the late 1950s, taught at Fisk University with Gregory Ridley, and later in the New York City area in the 1970s. Two of his late 1950s figurative paintings are illlustrated in Cedric Dover's American Negro Art. His paintings are also in the permanent collections of Paul R. Jones, University of Delaware, and Atlanta University.



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About  Harper Trenholm Phillips

Born:  1928 - Courtland, Alabama
Known for:  figurative expression painting