biography of Hugh CABOT (1930-2005)

Birth place: Boston, MA

Addresses: Nogales, AZ

Profession: Painter, sculptor, illustrator, writer

Studied: Vesper George School Fine Arts, Boston; BMFASch.; College of the Americas, Mexico City; Oxford Univ.

Exhibited: Tokyo Press Club; USN Korean Combat Art Coverage; Mitsubishi Gallery, Tokyo; Operation Palette, USN Show, exhibited in every major city in the free world.

Work: USN Dept. History & Records; Combat Art Collection, USN Mus. Combat Art.

Comments: Cabot was the official Navy combat artist during the Korean War. Preferred media: oils, charcoal, ink. Subjects: Southwestern Americana, Mexican frontier. Publications: illus., Korea, 1956; illus., The Mountain of Gold," 1962.

Sources: WW73; "The Twister" (feature film), Seiler-Van Belle, 1972; Sisk, International (Mexico-Arizona Publ., 1972); P&H Samuels, 79."