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Hugh Laidman

 (1913 - 1987)
Hugh Herbert Laidman was active/lived in New York, Pennsylvania.  Hugh Laidman is known for Aviation and space illustration, murals, comic strips, painting, writing.

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Hugh Laidman


Hugh Herbert Laidman (American, 1913-1987) Western New York artist, freelance illustrator, muralist, teacher, and author is nationally and internationally known for his versatility. He is regarded as an accomplished commercial artist, portrait painter, figure and landscape artist, and animal illustrator. His witty syndicated comic strip Middle Class Animals appeared in over 100 newspapers in the United States, Canada, throughout Europe and in South Africa from 1970-72.

He began his professional career when he was fourteen, and from then on mastered working in all types graphic media. He authored and illustrated several how-to books on drawing and painting, and was a consultant to the art departments of various universities. H  ...  Displaying 750 of 14643 characters.



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About  Hugh Laidman

Born:  1913 - New York City
Died:   1987 - Buffalo, New York
Known for:  Aviation and space illustration, murals, comic strips, painting, writing