biography of Willard Warren CUMMINGS (1915-1979)

Birth place: Old Town, ME

Addresses: Skowhegan, ME

Profession: Painter, teacher

Studied: Académie Julian, Paris; Yale Sch. FA; ASL; Wayman Adams, Robert Laurent.

Exhibited: MoMA, 1938-42; Marie Harriman Gal., 1939; Oakland A. Gal., 1940 (prize); AIC, 1941; Corcoran Gal, 1941, 1947; Smith Col. Mus. A., 1940 (solo); Sweat Mem. Mus., 1940; PAFA, 1949, 1951, 1960, 1966; Margaret Brown Gal., Boston, 1951 (solo); WMAA, 1954, 1955; Katonah Gal., 1956 (solo); Maynard Walker Gal., 1957, 1961 (solo). Award: Hon. Doctorate, Colby Col., 1960.

Work: War Dept., Wash., D.C.; Newark Mus.; Racing Mus., Saratoga, N.Y.; Colby Col.; Univ. Maine; Yale Law Sch.; Britannica Films.

Comments: Position: fndr., pres., bd. of trustees, Skowhegan Sch. Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME.

Sources: WW66; WW47.

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