American, 20th century, male.
Born 1883, in Muncie (Indiana); died 1959.
Painter, watercolourist, print artist. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, animals.
Wayman Adams has his first lessons in painting from his father, Nelson Perry Adams, a stock farmer who took up painting late in life. He studied with William Forsythe and J. Otis Adams at the John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, with William Merritt Chase in Italy in ...