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Founders Dean Babcock, Dave Spivak and Albert Bancroft

Dean Babcock

This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Source: Who’s Who in American Art 1936-37 issue
Dean Babcock was born in Canton, Illinois on January 14, 1888. He was a pupil of John Vanderpoel, Robert Henri, and Helen Hyde. His work is in the collections of bookplates in New York State Library, Albany; Newark Public Library, Denver Art Museum, University of Denver Library. He illustrated “Song of the Rockies,” by C E Hewes; “Westering” by Thomas H. Ferril (Yale Press). He was a research associate, Print Department, Denver Art Museum.
Submitted by Katherine Tozier

Publications

http://www.westword.com/2009-07-02/culture/denver-artists-guild-founders-and-colorado-art-before-during-and-after-the-magafan-twins/

http://www.westword.com/2011-06-23/culture/15-colorado-artists/

http://blogs.westword.com/showandtell/2011/06/15_colorado_artists_kirkland.php

http://buckfifty.org/2009/06/04/fifty-two-originals-denver-artists-guild-founders/

http://www.oldestes.com/Dean%20Babcock%20Memorial%20Article%20RM%20Herald.htm

http://www.oldestes.com/Dean%20Babcock%20-%20Am%20Mag%20of%20Art%20Article.htm

http://museumpublicity.com/2011/02/17/kirkland-museum-of-fine-and-decorative-art-presents-colorado-art-survey-iv/

 

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