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CASILEAR, John William (1811 - 1893), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CASILEAR, John William (1811 - 1893), Painter, engraver

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1811, in New York; died 1893, in Saratoga (New York), in 1872 according to some sources.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

In 1989 John William Casilear was represented in the exhibition 200 Years of American Painting. The Wadsworth Atheneum Collection (200 Ans de Peinture Américaine. Collection du Wadsworth Atheneum), held at the Galeries Lafayette, Paris.

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