David & Donna Kmetz, American Paintings
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John Haapanen (b. 1891)
oil o board, 7" x 10", signed lower right, dated 1915
Active in Connecticut, Maine, and Massachusetts, John Haapanen was born in Niantic, Connecticut, and later lived in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. He studied with Anson Kent Cross, Ernest Major, and Walter Francis Brown. A member of the Boston Art Club and the Copley Society, he taught at Tufts University and at Dean Academy in Franklin, MA.