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GALLAGHER, Sears (1869 - 1955), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GALLAGHER, Sears (1869 - 1955), Painter, engraver

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 30 April 1869, in Boston; died 1955.

Painter, engraver.

Sears Gallagher studied under Jean-Paul Laurens and Benjamin-Constant in Paris. He was a member of many American artists' associations. He received awards and distinctions, particularly for his talent as an engraver, including silver medals for etching in California in 1929 and Boston in 1930.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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