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COLMAN, Samuel (1832 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COLMAN, Samuel (1832 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1832, in Portland (Maine); died 1920, in New York.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes, seascapes, architectural views.

Samuel Colman was born in Maine but brought up in New York where his father was a publisher. He studied with Asher B. Durand and is considered a follower of the Hudson River School. He went to Europe in 1860, and on his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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