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Mario Cooper

 (1905 - 1995)
Mario Ruben Cooper was active/lived in New York, California.  Mario Cooper is known for illustrator, wildlife, landscape.

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Mario Cooper


Illustrator, watercolorist, sculptor. Born in Mexico City on Nov. 26, 1905. Cooper was raised in Los Angeles where he began his art studies at the Chouinard and Otis Art Institutes. He continued in New York at Columbia University and Grand Central School of Art where he later taught. Following his art training, he pursued a career in NYC as an illustrator for Collier's magazine. He authored Flower Painting in Water Color (1962) and other books on watercolor painting techniques. Cooper died in NYC in July 1995. Member: Society of Illustrators; Audubon Artists (pres.); Nat'I WC Society (pres.); NA. Exh: NY World's Fair, 1939; Calif. WC Society, 1950; many others. In: Pentagon Air Force Gallery; MM. SCA; WWAA 1936-70; SS.

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About  Mario Cooper

Born:  1905 - Mexico City, Mexico
Died:   1995 - New York, New York
Known for:  illustrator, wildlife, landscape