Fletcher Martin

Fletcher Martin at work in his studio, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0083191
Fletcher Martin
Palisade, Colorado 1904
Guanajuato, Mexico 1979
Active in
  • California
U.S. States
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Artist Biography

Painter and teacher. Largely self-taught. Martin was a migratory farm worker, a lumberjack and a light heavyweight boxer in the Navy befrore pursuing his interest in art. He was a mural painter under the Works Progress Administration and specialized in Western 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)

Works by This Artist

lithograph on paper
ca. 1940s
lithograph on paper
ca. 1935
lithograph on paper