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INNESS, George (1825 - 1894), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
INNESS, George (1825 - 1894), Painter

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1 May 1825, in Newburgh (New York); died 3 August 1894, in Bridge of Allan, Scotland.

Painter. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Hudson River School (related to).

[not available online]George Inness received some training from John Jesse Barker, a travelling artist, but was essentially self-taught by studying works of old masters while travelling in Europe. Through books, he also studied the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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