Harold Cleworth

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Harold James Cleworth is an automotive artist.

Personal life[edit]

Cleworth was born in Leigh, Lancashire in the late 1930s, and was born into a family of two brothers and two sisters. He studied at Manchester College of Art. In 1972, Cleworth moved to San Francisco, and began his automobile painting career in earnest. AutoWeek dubbed him "the painter laureate of the car".[1]


His work was exhibited at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles in 2006.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Petersen Automotive Museum – Join us for the Opening of Art Wall: Harold Cleworth! Retrospective and New Works
  2. ^ Petersen Automotive Museum – Harold Cleworth, AFAS Art Wall, March 3 through May 21, 2006 Archived December 12, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.

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