John August Swanson is a Los Angeles-based artist and printmaker. His art often depicts Biblical scenes as well as messages
of peace and justice. This collection features his works as well as additional material such as promotional material and a
personal postcard collection.
John August Swanson was born in 1938 in Los Angeles, California. He paints in oil, watercolor, acrylic, and mixed media, and
is an independent printmaker of limited edition serigraphs, lithographs, etchings, and other prints.
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Loyola Marymount University does not claim ownership of the copyright of any materials in its collections. The user or publisher
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Library, Loyola Marymount University.