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HOMER, Winslow (1836 - 1910), Painter, watercolourist, etcher, wood engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOMER, Winslow (1836 - 1910), Painter, watercolourist, etcher, wood engraver

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 February 1836, in Boston; died 29 September 1910, in Prout’s Neck (Maine).

Painter, watercolourist, etcher, wood engraver, draughtsman. Genre and military scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

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[not available online] [not available online]Winslow Homer was brought up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and showed an early interest in art, which was encouraged by his mother, who was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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