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1849 – Born on the 15th of December in Kettring, Northamptonshire, England. 1906 – His art "The Art of Landscape" Painting in Oil Colour was published. 1910 – He was awarded A British Knighthood by King Edward VII. 1913 – He died on the 28th of September. 2.3 / 5 (..

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1857 – Born on the 18th 0f August in Albany, New York. 1866 – He started to worked at a dry goods store in Albany into his early adulthood. 1879 – He moved to New York City to work during the day and attend classes at the National Academy of Design            and the Art ..

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1796 – Born on August 21st in Maplewood, New Jersey. American painter of the Hudson River School. 1823 – His reputation as an engraver was firmly established with the publication of his engraving after John Trumbull’s Declaration of Independence. 1821-1831 – Durand helped found the New York Drawing Association, the National Academy of Design, and ..

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1471 – Albrecht Durer, born on the 21st of May in Imperial Free City of Nürnberg, Germany. A painter and printmaker generally regarded as the greatest German Renaissance artist. 1484 – 1485 – His precocious skill is evidenced by a remarkable self-portrait done, when he was 13 years old (Albertina, Vienna), and by a “Madonna ..

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1901 – Born on July 31st in Le Havre, France. French painter, sculptor, and printmaker, best known for his development of art brut. 1924 – He gave up painting. As an art student in Paris, Dubuffet demonstrated a facility for academic painting. 1930 – Was making a living as a wine merchant. 1940 – After ..

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1829 – Born on July 18th in Nogent-sur-Seine. French painter and sculptor. 1863 – Was awarded for his Narcissus at the Bath statue. 1876 – Created his his most noteworthy portraiture, My Children. 1878 – Was the director of the École des Beaux-Arts. 1895 – Elected as an honorary foreign academician of the Royal Academy ..

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1824 – Richard Doyle, the son of the cartoonist, John Doyle, was born in London on September this year. He was a notable Victorian illustrator. 1839 – Educated at home by his father he began having work published at the age of fifteen. 1840 – He produced an illustrated journal of the events that took ..

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1877 – Born in in Rotterdam, Netherlands. 1892 – At age 16, van Dongen started his studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rotterdam. 1897 – Kees van Dongen attended the Royal Academy of Arts in Rotterdam, and moved to Paris. He lived in the Montmartre district and worked as a house painter and ..

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1898 – An American painter was born on the 26th day of February this year in Topeka, Kansas.   1917 – He graduated from Topeka High School this year.   1922 – He received his B.A. degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.   1925 – He moved to New York City, settling in Harlem. Just ..

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1581 – Born on October in Bologna, Papal States (Italy). Italian painter who was a leading practitioner of Baroque classicism in Rome and Bologna. 1602 – He was trained in the academy of Lodovico Carracci and was in Rome, where he joined the Bolognese artists at work under the direction of Annibale Carracci in the ..

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