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Maynard Dixon  American  1875 -1946
Born: Fresno, California, United States 
Died: Tuscon, Arizona, United States 
Studied: San Francisco Art Association's School of Design 1891
Examples of Work: Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, TX 
Brooklyn Museum of Art 
Southwest Museum, Los Angeles 
Specialty: Illustrator
Style/School: Cubism
Subjects Known For: American West
American Southwest
The Great Depression
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No artist captured the vast, sweeping landscape of the American west as dramatically as Maynard Dixon. As one of America's most accomplished illustrators, Dixon's work became known through the widespread exposure of his magazine and newspaper illustrations. Like many American artists of the early... (More)

Maynard Dixon, born in 1875, was a largely self-taught artist. He spent three months studying at Mark Hopkins Institute. Dixon decided to send his sketchbook to an artist he highly admired, Fredrick Remington, who encouraged D... (More)

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