Joseph Harris Rogers
(1914 - 2002)
Joseph Harris Rogers was active/lived in Ohio, Massachusetts. Joseph Rogers is known for marine scene painting, teaching.
Biography Joseph Harris Rogers
Joseph Harris Rogers (1914-2002)
Joseph Rogers grew up in Hyattsville, Maryland where he lived until he enlisted in the Army during WWII. In 1942, he was stationed in the Pacific arena where he served under General Douglas McArthur. During his service, he sent letters home containing pencil sketches of birds and other tropical life of the region. He served in the Army until the war’s end in 1945.
After the war, the Rogers family moved to Cincinnati. He attended Miami University, where he began studying art. He continued his studies with William Gebhardt at The Art Academy of Cincinnati, while exhibiting his work as a member of the Cincinnati Art Club. Joe was also influenced by Jack Meanwell and Paul Chidlaw, who were also inv
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