CSCC Library's Art Collection: Elwyn Bush

information about works of art in CSCC's Library's permanent and temporary exhibits

Information about Elwyn Bush

Elwyn Bush was born May 8, 1931, in Springfield, IL. Mr. Bush died, Friday, October 21st, 2016, in Detroit Michigan.  A funeral shall be held on Wednesday, Nov. 2nd, 2016 at the Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 8000 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202.

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Photo of Artist from 2011 Art X Detroit Opening Night Reception

A photo of Elwin Bush was found from an April 6, 2011 article published April 7, 2011, "Art X Detroit Opening Night Reception."  He is 2nd from left.

Photo of Artist and other figures in front of art piece

Artist's Works in the Columbus State Collection

Bush Lithograph

Artist: Elwyn Bush
Origin: American, Twentieth Century
Title: “Untitled”
Description of work:  B/W lithograph of a building signed “By Elwyn Bush 71,” 25 ½” x 22”
Date: 1971
Donor: Gift of Mrs. Ursel White Lewis


Further information about Elwyn Bush can be found in the following books:

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