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POOR, Henry Varnum (1888 - 1970), Painter, engraver, ceramicist, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
POOR, Henry Varnum (1888 - 1970), Painter, engraver, ceramicist, architect

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 30 September 1888, in Chapman (Kansas); died 1970.

Painter, engraver, ceramicist, architect. Figures, landscapes.

Henry Varnum Poor studied at Stanford before travelling to Europe where he trained under Walter Sickert at the Slade School of Art in London and at the Académie Julian in Paris. During World War I, he served in France with the American Expeditionary Force. In

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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