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Allston, Washington

Born: 1779 AD
Died: 1843 AD, at 63 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Painters, Poets


1779 - Washinton Allston was born in Waccamaw, South Carolina on the 5th of November.


1800 - He graduated from Harvard College.


1801 - He went to London and entered the Royal Academy.


1803-1808 - He visited the great museums of Paris and Italy.


1809-1811 - He resided in his native country.


1811 - He was accompanied in Europe by Samuel F. B. Morse.


1817 - He painted in England.


1818-1830 - He returned to the United States and lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He practiced his profession at Boston.


1843 - He died in Cambridge, Massachusetts on the 9th of July 9.


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