In Memoriam: "Bing" Thayer

Harriett “Bing” Thayer

Democrat and Chronicle archives photo of artist Bing ThayerHarriett “Bing” Thayer, who once taught painting in the Gallery’s Creative Workshop and was for many years a volunteer in the Gallery Store, died January 16, 2012 at the age of 97. In a newspaper tribute, Democrat and Chronicle staff writer Stuart Low described Thayer as a beloved artist who was “one of America’s oldest active painters.” Read the whole story

Newspaper obituary

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