Tag Archives: Pastel

Patricia Boyer and her link to Hubert Lewis

I received an interesting email recently from Patricia Boyer. Patricia inherited two H. Lewis works, a chalk landscape and a floral oil painting. The pictures came from her parents, who had received the works as a wedding gift September 9, … Continue reading

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Floral Painting and Pastel Landscapes

James Kazokas contacted me about a painting he won in an auction in Northfield, Massachusetts. It bore the familiar signature of my great grandfather, Hubert Lewis. A bright floral, 12 inches by 16 inches, a little worn from time, has … Continue reading

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Book available at Amazon.com!

Hubert Lewis the Artist:His Life, Family and Work now available on amazon.com! http://www.amazon.com/Hubert-Lewis-Artist-Life-Family/dp/1490451293/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1377478551&sr=8-5&keywords=Hubert+lewis Still available in Kindle version, too: http://www.amazon.com/Hubert-Lewis-Artist-Family-ebook/dp/B00DJVQD3A/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1377478551&sr=8-1&keywords=Hubert+lewis  

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Art Owned by Michelle Benjamin

I received a message from a distant relative, Michelle Benjamin, through this website. Michelle is the great-granddaughter of one of Sarah Benjamin Lewis’s brothers, John Benjamin. We share great-great-grandparents, therefore the Michelle is my 3rd cousin. I shared some of … Continue reading

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Sarah Lewis

Second cousins Paul and Darla sent me a photo of this picture of our great-grandmother Sarah Lewis that they found in Darla’s mother’s (Jean Lewis) attic. I believe Hubert created it with chalk. Sarah and Hubert were married in 1885 … Continue reading

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More Art from the Collection of Russell and Jean Lewis

Paul and Darla requested other family members send their photos of pictures they own of H. Lewis’s work. They received a response from Darla’s brother. A few of the photographs were not posted due to quality issues. The Poppies are … Continue reading

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My Sisters’ H. R. Lewis Art

Both of my sisters, one older than me and one younger, now live in California. Jane transplanted after living much of her life in Portland, OR. Teri lived for many years in New York before relocating to San Francisco. Through … Continue reading

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H. Lewis Pastel Landscape Owned By John and Kim Hundley

I received an email yesterday from John Hundley: “Hello, I was searching the internet yesterday to see if I could find out anything about an artist who signed his work – H. Lewis.  My wife and I bought a pastel … Continue reading

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Brother John’s H. Lewis Art

My brother John has attempted to reduce the confusion of who H. Lewis was on an antiques and art website forum, and gave me the website information a few years ago to help defend our great-grandfather’s art. Seeing this forum … Continue reading

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Art from Darla and Paul

I found Paul and Darla (my second cousin, great-granddaughter of Hubert Lewis) through an antiques and art website forum. I contacted Paul through the email he left on the site. They have been a wonderful source of information to me, … Continue reading

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