(1911 - 1980)
Robert Donald Bruce was active/lived in Manitoba / Canada, Mexico. Robert Bruce is known for modernist landscape, marine and figure painting.
A Western Canadian artist, Robert Bruce was born in Grandview, Manitoba
and grew up in Winnipeg. He attended the Winnipeg School of
Art under L.L. Fitzgerald. He later traveled to abroad, studying
at the Central School of Art in London and the Academie Grande
Chaumiere in France. During World War II, he enrolled in
the Canadian Military where he was a public relations staff
artist, participating in a war art exhibition which opened at the
National Gallery of Canada.
"Following his discharge from the army he moved to New York to work and
study at the Art Student's League. There he met fellow student
George Swinton with whom he would later teach at the University of
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