Robert Usher

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Robert Usher
Born (1901-02-27)February 27, 1901
Missouri
Died July 23, 1990(1990-07-23) (aged 89)
Tehama County, California
Occupation Art director
Years active 1933-1950

Robert Usher (27 February 1901 – 23 July 1990) was an American art director. He was nominated for three Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.[1]

Usher spent the last twenty years of his life as a religious brother at the Abbey of New Clairvaux in Vina California, where he designed some of the monastery's buildings and the cemetery gardens.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]

Usher was nominated for three Academy Awards for Best Art Direction:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IMDb.com: Robert Usher - Awards". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2008-12-09. 
  2. ^ "History". Abbey of New Clairvaux. Retrieved May 17, 2014. 

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