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DOUGHTY, Thomas (1793 - 1856), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOUGHTY, Thomas (1793 - 1856), Painter, lithographer

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1793, in Philadelphia; died 1856, in New York.

Painter, lithographer. Genre scenes, landscapes.

Hudson River School.

Until the age of 30, Thomas Doughty worked as a currier for a leather merchant. He then studied painting from 1814 to 1820. He exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in 1822, in Boston and New York. He went to Europe

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