Dan Baxter Utah Artist (1948 – 1986) Self Portrait

Item # 2505

Dan Baxter Utah Artist (1948 – 1986) Self Portrait

Framed Self Portrait of Artist, signed in 1985

Size: 20″ x 25″

Price: $ 1,500

Daniel Bischoff Baxter (Dan) was born July 7, 1948 to Kenneth and Ada B. Baxter in Ogden, Utah.

He and his brother, Ken, started painting at an early age under the instruction of Frank Ericksen. Dan graduated from the University of Utah in 1973 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. Dan finished his education with two scholarships to the Art Students league and the National Academy of Art in New York City. He lived for many years in San Francisco and New York where the painted portrait, city scenes and landscapes. Dan taught drawing and figure painting at the University of Utah for a couple of years. He was an inspirational teacher. His abundant energy and spontaneous antics will always be remembered.

Dan died of A.I.D.S., in Salt Lake City, November 13, 1986 at the age of 38.

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