John Newton Howitt (1885-1958)

 

John Newton Howitt (1885-1958). Oil on canvas, 1912. 36 x 50 inches. Signed and dated lower right.

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Biography:

Birth place: White Plains, NY

Death place: Port Jervis, NY

Addresses: White Plains, NY, 1947; New York 11, NY; Port Jervis, NY, 1953

Profession: Illustrator, painter, lecturer, teacher

Studied: ASL with F.V. DuMond, W.A. Clark; H. Reuterdahl.

Exhibited: S. Indp. A., 1917-19; Corcoran Gal., 1921; Westchester ACG, 1945 (prize). Awards: Cropsey Award, 1950, 1952

Member: SC; Westchester ACG (pres.).

Comments: Illustrator: cover des., national magazines; adv. posters. Position: pres., Hudson Valley AA, 1952.

Sources: WW47; WW53