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Francis, Samuellocked

(b San Mateo, CA, June 25, 1923; d Santa Monica, CA, Nov 4, 1994).
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American painter and printmaker. Following an accident leading to spinal tuberculosis while serving in the US Army Air Corps, Francis started to paint for distraction in 1944, studying privately under David Park in 1947. He subsequently relinquished his earlier medical studies in favor of painting, completing his BA (...

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