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HEALY, George Peter Alexander (1808 - 1894), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEALY, George Peter Alexander (1808 - 1894), Painter

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 15 July 1808, in Boston; died 1894, in Chicago.

Painter. History painting, portraits.

George Peter Alexander Healy lived in Europe for a long time from 1836 onwards, and took part in the major exhibitions. He won a third-class medal at the Paris Salon in 1840, and a second-class medal in 1855 at the Exposition Universelle in Paris. His work also featured

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