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DIXON, Lafayette Maynard (1875 - 1946), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, muralist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DIXON, Lafayette Maynard (1875 - 1946), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, muralist

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 January 1875, in Fresno (California); died 13 November 1946, in Tucson (Arizona).

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, muralist. Figures, local scenes, landscapes.

Lafayette Maynard Dixon was largely a self-taught artist, who attended Mark Hopkins Institute of Art in San Francisco for only three months in 1893 under Arthur F. Mathews. He spent time in his youth on

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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