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Robert Bruce

 (1911 - 1980)
Robert Donald Bruce was active/lived in Manitoba / Canada, Mexico.  Robert Bruce is known for modernist landscape, marine and figure painting.

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Robert Bruce


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 Manitoba School of   ...  Displaying 750 of 1358 characters.



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About  Robert Bruce

Born:  1911 - Grandview, Manitoba, Canada
Died:   1980 - San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Known for:  modernist landscape, marine and figure painting