Flynn, Lawrence

Flynn, Lawrence (1900-1971?)

Lawrence Flynn was born in 1900 in New Haven, Connecticut. He attended the city’s public schools and studied art at the Art Students’ League in New York and anatomy under Bridgeman. He worked in art studios in New York and New Haven. From 1936 to 1939 he completed several color plates for the WPA for the Index of American Design. Flynn died in 1971.

 Sources: WPA Artist’s Work Card; WPA Artist Biography; Social Security Death Index; Erwin O. Christenson, The Index of American Design (New York, 1950), pp. 130, 204.

Works of Art Listed in CT Archives’ database from Lawrence Flynn:

Chest: watercolor
Hitchcock Chair: watercolor
Hitchcock Chair: watercolor
Hitchcock Chair: watercolor
Flagon: pen & ink
Details: pen & ink
Tankard Lid: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Details: pen & ink
Chalice: pen & ink
Details of Tankard: pen & ink
Punch Bowl: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Details of Punch Bowl: pen & ink
Beaker: pen & ink
Beaker: pen & ink
Caudle Cup: pen & ink
Chalice: pen & ink
Teapot: pen & ink
Teapot: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Hitchcock Chair: watercolor
Hitchcock Rocker: watercolor
Band Box: watercolor
Hadley Chest: watercolor
Transom: watercolor
Franklin: watercolor
Butter Mold: watercolor
Butter Mold: watercolor
Stenciled Chair: watercolor
Detail: watercolor
Barnum Figure: watercolor
Rocker: watercolor
Barnum Figure: watercolor
Window Cornice: watercolor
Hitchcock Chair: watercolor
Hitchcock Chair Back: watercolor
Caudle Cup: pen & ink
Teapot: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Details: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Details: pen & ink
Sugar Bowl Details: pen & ink
Tankard: pen & ink
Tornado Results at Silver Sands: watercolor
After the Hurricane: pencil
Conn.: pen & ink
Tankark: pen & ink
Details: pen & ink
Bowl: pen & ink
Beaker: pen & ink
F.A.P. Pamphlet: pen & ink
Doorway of the New Haven Public Library Line: line
Watch Fob: pen & ink
Snuff Box: pen & ink
Two Ink Wells: watercolor
Decoy: watercolor
Memento Mori: pen & ink
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Flynn, Lawrence