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Benson, Frank Weston

Born: 1862 AD
Died: 1951 AD, at 89 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Painters


1862 - Born on the 24th of March in Salem, Massachusetts. He is a Painter and etcher.

1877 - 1880 - He studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

1883 - Studied in Paris.

1889 - 1912 - Settled in Boston to teach at the Museum of Fine Arts, and spent his summers in North Haven Island, ME.

1890 - He produced impressionist works, such as ‘Summer’, and also made popular wildlife etchings.

1898 - A member of the Ten.

1951 - Frank Weston Benson died on 15th of November.




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