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DOVE, Arthur Garfield (1880 - 1946), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOVE, Arthur Garfield (1880 - 1946), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, illustrator

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1880, in Canandaigua (New York); died 1946, in Center-Port (Long Island).

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, illustrator.

Arthur Garfield Dove studied at Hobart College and Cornell University, then followed courses at the Art Students' League. His father, a well-to-do businessman who wanted him to follow in his footsteps, refused to help him in his vocation. Between 1903 and 1907 he earned

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