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Wayman Adams

Full name: Wayman Elbridge Adams
Gender: Male
Born: September 23, 1883 in Muncie, Indiana, United States
Died: April 7, 1959 in Austin, Texas, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions


Wayman Elbridge Adams studied in Indianapolis at the Herron School of Art. His father was an amateur artist and a farmer who spurred Wayman’s art interest. Adams later travelled to Italy and Spain, where he met Margaret Burroughs, also an artist and married her. The couple had one son and later lived in Austin, Texas. He focused on oil paints (figures, genre, murals and portraits) and became one of the leading portrait painters of prominent persons and persons of high influence in the United States.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 48 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event United States USA AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 48 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Miss Deborah Hubbard in Riding Costume
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