John H. Hinchman

John H. Hinchman

1884-1948
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Born in Detroit, MI on April 4, 1884, Hinchman studied at the Detroit School of Fine Art at Académie Julian in Paris. After spending four years in Europe, he returned to the U.S. and settled in Laguna Beach where he was the creator of the Festival of Arts. Hinchman died in Laguna Beach on May 8, 1948.

Canyon Ranch
Oil on canvas, 1925
29 1/2 x 29 1/2 inches
Gift of the artist
1948.006