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us: Nason, Thomas W. (Thomas Willoughby), 1889-1971


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    • us: Nason, T. W. (Thomas Willoughby), 1889-1971
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        Nason, Thomas Willoughby, 1889-
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      • found: Thomas W. Nason : New England virtues aged in wood, c1993.
      • found: WWasW in Amer. art (Nason, Thomas W(illoughby); engraver, block printer; b. 7 Ja 1889, Dracut, MA; d. 1971)
      • found: LC database, 4/18/94 (hdg.: Nason, Thomas Willoughby, 1889-; usage: Thomas W. Nason; TW Nason)
      • found: rogallery.com, viewed on 03-14-2016: (Thomas W. Nason; Thomas Willoughby Nason -- engraver, etcher, and illustrator -- was born in Dracut, MA on January 7, 1889 and died in New London, CT in 1971. His specialty was wood engraving and his subject matter consists of landscapes, rivers, hunters, dogs, grazing cows, rolling meadows, and sturdy oak trees. Nason, commonly referred to as "the poet engraver of New England, " was widely respected for his wood-block prints that capture the beauty and grace of the New England countryside. Nason's work is represented in the collections of the Whistler House Museum of Art in Lowell, MA; the New York Public Library; the Brooklyn Museum; the Boston Museum of Fine Art; the Cleveland Museum; the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC; the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City; the Art Institute of Chicago; the Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover, MA; the Boston Public Library; the Mobile Museum of Art in Mobile, AL; the Mattatuck Museum of Art in Waterbury, CT; the University of Michigan Museum of Art in Ann Arbor, MI; the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis, MN; the Museum of Art and Archaeology in Columbia, MO; the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, MO; the Art Gallery, University of NH in Durham, NH; the Museum of Art at Brigham Young University in Provo, UT; the Tacoma Art Museum in Tacoma, WA; the San Diego Museum of Art; the Victoria and Albert Museum in London; and the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris)
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