A partial list of Jamaican or Jamaica-related Artists of interest to us, mostly, but not all, working prior to 1960:

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Albert Artwell (b. 1942), Jamaican (bio here) 
Esther Anderson (b. 1946), Jamaican actress and photographer

Albert Ernest Backus a.k.a. Beanie Backus (1906-1990), American artist who worked in The Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, and had a second home in Jamaica
James Richmond Barthé (1901-1989), American, moved to Jamaica in 1947, then was active in Haiti
Isaac Mendes Belisario (1795-1849), Jewish Jamaican
William Berryman (active 1808-1816), English artist active in Jamaica
(Brother) Everald Brown (1917-2003), Jamaican painter and instrument-maker

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Frederic Edwin Church (19th-century), American, active in Jamaica in 1865
Sir Noel Peirce Coward (1899-1973), English, lived and died in Jamaica (Bio here)
Thomas Craskell (active 1748-1758), British, worked in Jamaica

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Leonard Daley (ca.1930 - ca. 2006), Jamaican
John Dunkley (1891-1947), Jamaican painter and carver
Ras Dizzy (1932-2008), Jamaican Rastafarian poet/philosopher, painter

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Gloria Escoffery OD (1923-2002), Jamaican painter, poet and art critic

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Wilfred "Jabba" Francis (1924-2013)
John Athill Frith (1835 - 1907), Bermudian photographer, active in Jamaica (Bio here)

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Albert Huie (1920–2010), Jamaican

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Allan “Zion”(Isaac) Johnson (1930-2001), Jamaican

Byron Johnson (20th Century), Jamaican

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Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000), American, in Jamaica Ca. 1964
Michael Leszcynski a.k.a. Michael Lester (1906-1972), Polish/Jamaican

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Dodge MacKnight (1860–1950), American, in Jamaica circa 1906 (Bio here)
Edna Manley (1900-1987), English, active in Jamaica since her arrival in the early 1920’s
Fritz Siegfried Georg Melbye (1826 - 1896), Danish, lived in St. Thomas, active in The Antillean islands, in Jamaica in 1865
John Minton (1917-1957), British, active in Jamaica
Ronald Moody (1900-1984), Jamaican-born sculpture artist
James Wilson Morrice (1865-1924), Canadian, active in Cuba, Jamaica, and Trinidad



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Karl Parboosingh (1923-1975), Jamaican
David "Jack" Pottinger (1911-2004), self-taught Jamaican artist
 

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Roy Reid (1937-2009), Jamaican Intuitive artist
Mallica “Kapo” 
Reynolds (1911 - 1989), Jamaican painter and carver
George Robertson (birth year unverified, d. 1788), British, active in Jamaica
 

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Kenneth Abendana Spencer (1929-2005), Jamaican
Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948), Japanese, active in Jamaica ca. 1980

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Basil Barrington Watson (1931-2016), Jamaican artist who painted portraits of many notable figures
Osmond Watson (1934-2005), Jamaican
Edwin (E.) Ambrose Webster (1869-1935), American, active in Jamaica (Bio here)
Philip Wickstead (1763-1786), British, active in Jamaica
 

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