1858 – Julius Rolshoven was born in Detroit, Michigan. – Attended the Cooper Union School in New York as well as the Dusseldorf and Royal Academies in Munich. – Rolshoven would stay in Europe for many years, eventually teaching in Paris and London. – With the onset of WW ..
1861 – He was born in East Gloucester, Massachusetts. 1905 – He spent every summer from this year until 1920 at the Florence Griswold mansion in Old Lyme. 1914 – He was a member of the National Academy and from this year until 1921. 1921 – He was a permanent resident ..
1894 – Norman Percevel Rockwell born on the 3rd of February in New York City to Jarvis Waring and Ann Mary (Hill) Rockwell. He had one sibling, a brother, Jarvis. He was a 20th century American painter. 1912 – As a student, Rockwell was given smaller, less important jobs. His first major breakthrough came at ..
1944 – He was born on the 13th day of March of this year and grew up in New Iberia, Louisiana. He studied art formally at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (now University of Southwestern Louisiana) and the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles. 1952 – Begins to paint and sculpt ..
1886 – Diego Rivera born on the 8th of December in Guanajuato City, Guanajuato. He was was a Mexican painter and muralist. 1907 – A government scholarship enabled Rivera to study art at the Academy of San Carlos in Mexico City from age 10, and a grant from the governor of Veracruz enabled him to ..
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1591 – He was baptized on February 17th in Játiva, Spain. Spanish painter and printmaker, noted for his Baroque dramatic realism and his depictions of religious and mythological subjects. 1616 – He married in Naples, then under Spanish rule, where he remained the rest of his life. 1621 – He did much work for the ..
1861 – Born on October 4th in Canton, New York. Illustrator at the turn of the century, he depicted idealized visions of the Old West. Remington is most famous for one of his 25 bronzes, "The Bronco Buster". 1884 – Married his wife Eva Caten on October 1st. 1947 – He was the subject of ..
1575 – Guido Reni, born on the 4th of November in Bologna, Italy. He was a prominent Italian painter of high-Baroque style. 1602 – Together with Albani, they moved to Rome to work with the teams led by Annibale Carracci in fresco decoration of the Farnese Palace. 1604 – 1605 – He received an independent ..
1841 – He was born this year in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, France, the child of a working class family. 1862 – He began studying art under Charles Gleyre in Paris 1871 – He painted The Theater Box, Courtauld Institute Galleries, in London. During the Paris Commune in this year, he painted on the banks ..