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L A Shafer

 (1866 - 1940)
L A (Leon Alaric) Shafer was active/lived in New York, Illinois.  L A Shafer is known for illustrator-military, marine, etcher.

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L A Shafer


A painter, etcher, and illustrator, Leon Alaric Shafer, who often signed his paintings L.A. Shafer, was born in Geneseo, Illinois, and lived in New Rochelle, New York where he was a member of the Art Association.

In 1897 and 1905, he exhibited his work at the Art Institute of Chicago, and his illustration work includes cover designs for the American Legion monthly and the Literary Digest as well as posters of the Great War.

Source:
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"



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About  L A Shafer

Born:  1866 - Geneseo, Illinois
Died:   1940
Known for:  illustrator-military, marine, etcher