Hugh Tyler (1885-1976)
Moonlight Seashore, 1923, Oil on Canvas
McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture
Artist Hugh Claverly Tyler was the twin brother of Laura Tyler Agee [Wright] and uncle of James Rufus Agee. The Tylers moved to Knoxville from Kalamazoo, Michigan, to be closer to the source of the marble used in the manufacturing of marble columns by Ty-Sa-Man Machine Company.
This art wrap is sponsored by RiverHill Gateway Neighborhood and a grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission.
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