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HOOK, Sandy (1879 - 1960), Painter, draughtsman, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOOK, Sandy (1879 - 1960), Painter, draughtsman, poster artist

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French, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born 1879, in Paris; died 1960, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache), draughtsman, poster artist. Seascapes, boats.

Sandy Hook was official painter to the Navy. He worked for numerous maritime companies, creating their posters. He camouflaged boats for the national navy. He exhibited his works at the Musée de la Marine in Paris. The Salon du Livre Maritime of Concarneau

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