Swedish-American painter who was born in Attmar, Medelpad, Sweden 11 June 1855. Olof Grafstrom graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm in 1882. After painting in Sweden for several years, he first came to the United states in 1886 and lived in Portland, Oregon where one of his paintings won a silver medal ..
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1684 – Jean Antoine Watteau, born on the 10th of October in Flemish town of Valenciennes, which had just been annexed by the French king Louis XIV. He was a French painter whose brief career spurred the revival of interest in colour and movement (in the tradition of Correggio and Rubens), and revitalized the waning ..
1830 – Born in Urbana, Ohio on the 29th of June. 1857 – Ward went to Washington, where he made a name with portrait busts of men in public life. 1861 – He worked for the Ames Sword Company, providing models for decorative objects including gilt-bronze sword hilts for the Union Army. 1861 – Ward ..
1435 – Andrea di Michele di Francesco de’ Cioni, born in Florence, Italy. He was an influential Italian sculptor, goldsmith and painter who worked at the court of Lorenzo de’ Medici in Florence. 1465 – He worked at the lavabo of the Old Sacristy in San Lorenzo (Florence). 1465 – 1467 – He executed the ..
1528 – Paolo Veronese, born in Verona, Italy. He was a prolific and important painter of the Renaissance in Venice, famous for paintings such as The Wedding at Cana and The Feast in the House of Levi. 1542 – By the age of 14, he apprenticed with the local master Antonio Badile, and perhaps with ..
1761 – He was an American portrait painter and engraver born this year in Princeton, Massachusetts. 1790 – He first worked as a goldsmith, also practicing engraving. Although seemingly untrained in painting, he came into prominence in this year through his portrait of Washington, intended as a gift to Harvard University. 1791 – He visited ..
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 ..
1811 – He was born on the 3rd day of January this year in Albany, New York. 1828 – He studied at Phillips Academy, Andover in this year, but he did not attend the Andover Theological Seminary on the same campus, as is commonly asserted. 1836 – He was lacking in religious belief ..
1406 – Fra’ Filippo Lippi, Born in Florence, Italy. He was an Italian painter of the Italian 15th century school. 1420 – At the age of fourteen, he was registered in the community of the Carmelite friars of the Carmine in Florence. 1441 – Painted an altar-piece for the nuns of S. Ambrogio which is ..