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John Whorf Portrait

John Whorf

Born:
Winthrop, Massachusetts 1903

Died:
Provincetown, Massachusetts 1959

Photo Caption:
John Whorf, 1930, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0002274

Biography

Watercolor painter. Native of Massachusetts and descendant of Cape Cod sea captians, Whorf's specialty was marine subjects.

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)