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COOPER, Colin Campbell (1856 - 1937), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COOPER, Colin Campbell (1856 - 1937), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1856, in Philadelphia; died 1937.

Painter. Landscapes, urban landscapes, figures.

Colin Campbell Cooper studied in Philadelphia and then in Paris, where he appears to have discovered Impressionist painting. His work suggests that he visited England, the shores of the Mediterranean and Venice.

All of his work is directly influenced by Impressionism and particularly by Monet, whom he may have known.

Reference Entry.  558 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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