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Roger Wilson Dennis Edit Profile

artist , museum conservator

Roger Wilson Dennis was museum conservator, artist.

Background

Dennis, Roger Wilson was born on March 11, 1902 in Norwich, Connecticut, United States. Son of William Henry and Elin (Proctor) Dennis.

Education

Student in public schools, Norwich.

Career

Conservator of paintings, artifacts Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, Connecticut. Now retired.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Landscapes and marine paintings exhibited in New Briton (Connecticut) Museum, Old Lyme (Connecticut) Art Association, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme. Solo exhibit Lyman Allyn Museum, 1989, Los Angeles Museum, 1943-1979. Paintings and watercolors in collections at New Briton Museum of America Art, private collections.

Connections

Married Edith Wood, 1923 (deceased 1983). 1 child, R.W. Dennis Junior. Married Dorothy Richardson Thurber, September 16, 1984.

father:
William Henry Dennis

mother:
Elin (Proctor) Dennis

spouse:
Edith Wood

spouse:
Dorothy Richardson Thurber

child:
R.W. Dennis Junior Dennis