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Two large oil paintings, framed. Transferred from previous Industrial Relations Center (IRC), 383 S. Hill Avenue.

Louis Hovey Sharp (1874-1946), artist.

Born in Glencoe, Illinois on July 27, 1874, studied with William Merritt Chase, Frank Duveneck, Charles Boutwood, and at the Art Institute of Chicago. Moved to Pasadena in 1914, and for the next 15 years kept studios both in Pasadena and Taos, NM. In 1917, spent many months painting in the Grand Canyon. In 1925, n Carmel. After 1929, lived for a time in the Austrian Tyrol. Died in Pasadena on June 13, 1946.


ID: 2010-00095
Sharp, Louis H.

MEDIUM: Painting; FORMAT: Oil On Canvas (Framed); QUANTITY: 2

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