Carl Benton Compton

Carl Benton Compton (1905-1981) Native to Iowa and an authority on the Tarascan art of Mexico, Compton studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and elsewhere before receiving a Master of Fine Arts from La Escuela Universitaria de Bellas Artes in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. He taught for many years at the North Texas State Teachers College in Denton.