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ANDERSON, Abraham Archibald (1847 - 1940), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDERSON, Abraham Archibald (1847 - 1940), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 11 August 1847, in New Jersey; died 1940.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Abraham Archibald Anderson was a pupil of Léon Bonnat, Alexandre Cabanel, Raphael Collin, Fernand Cormon and Auguste Rodin in Paris. While in Paris, he was appointed a member of the Société des Aquarellistes. He painted mainly portraits, including those of John Wanamaker, General O.O. Howard, Elihu

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