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Beautiful Pastel Landscape

James and Debra Desocio wrote to share a photo of their original Hubert Lewis pastel landscape. James described it as such: It is a very pleasant evening landscape in a beautiful frame.  The painting measures approximately 27 1/2 inches tall, … 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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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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Art from Aunt (Doris) Jean’s House

My cousin Gina brought along some photos of H. Lewis’s art to our cousin get-together. These come from her mother, Jeanie’s, home. As the youngest daughter of the youngest daughter (Hazel) of Hubert Lewis’s, Doris Jean Boynton is one of … Continue reading

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Art from a Collector

Due to the confusion of the signature of H. Lewis, two forums were started on the antiqueandthearts.com website by folks who owned pieces of his art trying to figure out just who the signature belonged to. I left my contact … Continue reading

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Hubert Lewis Art Work Often Confused with Others

      There are, it turns out, several artists with either the first or last name of Lewis. Unfortunately, since Hubert Lewis signed his art either H. Lewis or H. R. Lewis, it has led to much confusion among those trying … Continue reading

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H Lewis Art in My Home

          This still life, signed H. Lewis was purchased from ebay from a seller in Lambertville, NJ. This landscape pastel, signed H. Lewis, was also purchased through ebay and came from the seller’s grandmother’s home in … Continue reading

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Hubert’s Early Life and Starting a Family

Emigrating from the Old Country       On a visit to the industrial town of Govan, Scotland, young Thomas Lewis and his wife Adelaid welcomed their first child, a son, into the world on April 5, 1865. Hubert Robert Lewis was … Continue reading

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