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COX, Kenyon (1856 - 1919), Painter, illustrator, muralist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COX, Kenyon (1856 - 1919), Painter, illustrator, muralist

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 27 October 1856, in Warren (Ohio); died 17 March 1919, in New York.

Painter, illustrator, muralist. Portraits, landscapes, figures.

Kenyon Cox studied at the McMicken School in Cincinnati, Ohio; at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia (1876-1877); in Paris with Carolus Duran; and at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris with Alexandre Cabanel and Jean-Léon Gérôme (1877-1882).

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