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Gordon Grant Portrait

Gordon Grant

Also Known as: Gordon Hope Grant

Born:
San Francisco, California 1875

Died:
New York, New York 1962

Photo Caption:
Gordon Grant, 1930, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0001634

Biography

Marine and naval painter. Born in San Francisco, Grant studied at the Heatherly Art School of London; his specialty was depictions of historic sailing vessels, such as Old Ironsides (1927).

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)