|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1893|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 1961|
Poet, author, painter, artist, sculptor. A master of vividly weird imagery, Smith was the third of the "Three Musketeers" published regularly in "Weird Tales" magazine along with H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, whom he never met, but with whom he corresponded extensively. He considered himself primarily a poet, but turned out many short stories; he also produced impressively disturbing sketches, paintings, and sculptures.
Clark Ashton Smith Gravesite
Plot: The poet's ashes lie beside, or beneath, a boulder to the immediate west of where his childhood home (destroyed by fire in 1957) stood; some were also scattered in a stand of blue oaks near the boulder. There is no marker.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 26, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 18549
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Rest peacefully Sir|
Added: Aug. 18, 2015
Rest In Peace Clark.|
Added: Jan. 16, 2015
Dear Sir,I often study your book of cravings and art, for which you were great! I wish you great happiness in those dark yet beautiful realms where you now reside. If you get the chance, meet us in Arkham this fall for ice cream and coffee...HPL is buying...(Read more)|
Added: Jan. 4, 2014
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