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War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
George Harding Hand Written Letter. This item is authenticated By Todd Mueller Autographs and comes with their certificate of authenticity. (18821959) was an American painter, author-illustrator, and a muralist. He served as an official. George Matthews Harding was born in. At first, he studied architecture at. His final choice of careers was influenced by his older sister. Who had studied art at the. Philadelphia School of Design for Women. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Charlotte encouraged him to attend the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He attended the academy at night and worked as an architect during the day. Following an introduction by his sister, Harding, like some other future. Artists, studied for a time with Howard Pyle. Harding’s first illustrations appeared in the. In 1903, and in 1906 he became an illustrator and author for. Harper’s Monthly Magazine. While with Harper’s he traveled extensively throughout the United States and the world. In 1915 he joined the faculty of the. As an associate professor in the department of fine arts, a post he held until 1935. He married Anita Cotheal Nisbett of Ardmore on June 5, 1916, and they had two children. Until 1917, he continued his international travels writing and illustrating articles for the Saturday Evening Post and Harper’s Magazine. When the United States entered World War I, he was chosen as one of eight combat artists attached to the. He began his artistic service as a member of the poster section of the U. Navy Publicity Bureau, and from there he was selected for the. Army’s Art program. Much of the work he produced during the war reflects his attempts to satisfy critics in Washington who wanted to see more action scenes. While Harding produced his first mural for the. Atlantic City, New Jersey. In 1915, he gained much wider reputation as a muralist in the. He created murals for. Post offices in Philadelphia and. In 1942, at age 60, he accepted a commission with the U. Marine Corps as a combat artist in its campaigns in the Pacific during World War II. This time, he served as a captain in the U. Both were at New York’s MOMA. In 1957 the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts would have a retrospective exhibition of his work. In February of 1959, his work was part of a three man show at. After the war, he produced a series of murals for the Montgomery County Courthouse in. He died in 1959 after suffering a stroke a year before. In 1940, Harding was elected into the. National Academy of Design. As an Associate member, and became a full Academician in 1945. He was also elected to the. Society of Mural Painters. He was the only AEF artist who served in both world wars. The item “War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA” is in sale since Friday, December 24, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Philippines, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands.
War artist George Harding Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA