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Thrash, Dox (<i>died</i> 1965), printmaker

Jacqueline Francis

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online February 2011 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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American printmaker. Best known for his development of the carborundum print, Thrash produced moody genre portraits of African Americans and landscapes in this medium. Thrash was born in a small town just south of Atlanta. He dropped out of school in 1903 and left home in 1908. Thrash continued his education by taking art correspondence courses while living an itinerant life. In 1914 he started night classes at the Art Institute of Chicago and

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