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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1872, in Worcester (Massachusetts); died 1941.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes.

At the beginning of the 20th century George Ames Aldrich took his vacations in north-west France, where he painted views of Normandy and Brittany.

New York, 4 Jan 1907: River Path, Marne Chapel...

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American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born in Cleveland (Ohio); died 1946.

Painter, engraver.

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 30 March 1856, in Cleveland (Ohio); died 16 August 1909, in Bronxville (New York).

Painter, engraver.

Otto Henry Bacher studied painting and etching in Cleveland with De Scott Evans. He travelled a great deal in Europe, starting out in Munich in ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1861, in Detroit (Michigan); died 1938, in Katonah (New York), committed suicide.

Painter, pastellist, engraver. Animals, landscapes, still-lifes. Wall decorations.

George Randolph Barse studied in Paris between 1878 and 1884 with Cabanel, Boulanger and Lefebvre. Among his decorative paintings is ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1853, in Washington; died 1918, in Phalanx near Red Bank (New Jersey).

Painter, engraver.

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 11 October 1867, in New York; died 1951, in New York.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver (etching). Figures, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

Reynolds Beal, brother of Gifford Beal, studied naval architecture at Cornell University (1885-1889), and art with William Merritt Chase in Shinnecock, Long Island (...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1850, in Pittsburgh; died 29 September 1924, in Clifton Springs.

Painter, engraver. Genre scenes, landscapes.

John Wesley Beatty trained as an artist in Munich. At various times, he held important positions on Art Committees for international exhibitions in the USA. He was a member of the Society of Arts in London, and was Director of the Carnegie Institute in Pittsburgh....

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Bailey Van Hook

(b Salem, MA, March 24, 1862; d Salem, Nov 15, 1951).

American painter, etcher and teacher. Benson attended the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from 1880 to 1883 as a student of Otto Grundmann (1844–90) and Frederick Crowninshield (1845–1918). In 1883 he travelled with his fellow student and lifelong friend Edmund C(harles) Tarbell to Paris, where they both studied at the Académie Julian for three years with Gustave(-Clarence-Rodolphe) Boulanger and Jules(-Joseph) Lefebvre. Benson travelled with Tarbell to Italy in 1884 and to Italy, Belgium, Germany and Brittany the following year. When he returned home, Benson became an instructor at the Portland (ME) School of Art, and after his marriage to Ellen Perry Peirson in 1888 he settled in Salem, MA. Benson taught with Tarbell at the Museum School in Boston from 1889 until their resignation over policy differences in 1913. Benson rejoined the staff the next year and taught intermittently as a visiting instructor until ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 March 1862, in Salem (Massachusetts); died 1951, in Salem.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer. Portraits, figures, genre scenes, fishing scenes, hunting scenes, interiors, landscapes with figures, landscapes, seascapes, animals. Murals.

Ten American Painters.

Frank Benson studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston from 1880 to 1883, where he formed a friendship with Edmund C. Tarbell, then in 1883 he continued his studies at the Académie Julian in Paris with Gustave Boulanger and Jules Lefebvre. In 1884, he spent some time at Concarneau and painted in the company of Edward Simmons, Alexander Harrison and Arthur Hoeber. In 1885, he settled in his native town and taught in Portland. In 1889, he moved to Boston, where he was appointed to a teaching post at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts of the city where he had once been a student....

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 October 1874, in St Louis (Missouri); died 1952.

Painter, illustrator. Figure compositions.

Taos Society of Artists.

Oscar Edmund Berninghaus was the son of a lithographer. He took evening classes at the St Louis School of Fine Arts for three terms and in ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1845, in Stockholm; died 1907, in Nyack (New York).

Painter, engraver.

Victor Bernstrom worked in London and then in New York. He was a pupil of the Stockholm School and was awarded medals in Chicago in 1893 and Buffalo in ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 29 January 1855, in Dedham (Massachusetts).

Painter, illustrator, engraver (etching).

Henry Robertson Blaney specialised in Eastern subjects and in 1901 exhibited in Buffalo, where he received an honourable mention.

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born in New York.

Painter, engraver (etching). Seascapes.

Robert Fanshawe Bloodgood studied in New York, chiefly at the National Academy and the Art Students League. He was a member of the National Arts Club, the Century Association, the Salmagundi Club and the New York Etching Club....

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 19 December 1845, in New York; died 1910.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Hiram Reynolds Bloomer studied with T. Hill in New York and with Carolus Duran and Pelouse in Paris. In 1877 he exhibited After the Shower...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1872; died 1945.

Painter, engraver.

Edward Borein's works mainly depict scenes from the life of American pioneers and trappers. His works were featured in the exhibition organised by the Salon d'Automne in 1987 devoted to the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum....

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1855, in Bridgeport (Connecticut); died 1932.

Painter, engraver.

Frederick James Boston was a student of Carolus Duran in Paris and was a member of the Brooklyn Art Club in the USA.

New York, 11 Oct 1979: The Celestial Minstrel...

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 15 September 1940, in Connelsville (Pennsylvania).

Painter, print artist.

Peter Bradley studied at Cranbrook Academy, Bloomsfield, Michigan, the Society of Arts and Crafts in Detroit, and Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. He settled in New York. Bradley has taken part in various group shows, such as: ...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1853, in Louisville (Kentucky); died 1921, in Brooklyn (New York City).

Painter, engraver, illustrator. Figures, portraits.

New York, 23 April 1982: Cale, the Bravest Apache (c. 1890, oil on canvas, 12 × 8 ins/30.5 × 20.2 cm) USD 4,000...

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 10 November 1847, in Tuskegee (Alabama); died 1927 or 1928, in Lyons-la-Forêt (Eure), France.

Painter, engraver. History painting, genre scenes, landscapes.

Orientalism.

Frederick Bridgman started out in 1863 as an engraver for the American Banknote Company and went on to produce steel engravings. He went to Paris in ...

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(b Marion, AR, July 14, 1865; d Pasadena, CA, Jan 19, 1942).

American painter, draughtsman and etcher. He studied at the St Louis School of Fine Arts. In 1886 he travelled to California with his parents, who were considering moving to Pasadena. While in California, he made numerous pencil sketches of landmarks. He returned to St Louis, where he continued his studies and then opened his own art school in Little Rock, AR, while specializing in portrait painting. In 1890 he went to Europe with his friends and fellow artists William A. Griffith (1866–1940) and Edmund H. Wuerpel (1866–1958). In Paris, Brown studied at the Académie Julian for one year. After returning to the USA, he moved to Pasadena in 1896. He continued to do portraiture but, finding few patrons for his works, began also to paint the landscape. He was also an etcher and, along with his brother, Howell Brown (1880–1954), founded the Print Makers Society of California. A prolific and well-respected artist, Benjamin Brown received numerous awards, including a bronze medal at the Portland World’s Fair in ...