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KANE, Paul (1810 - 1871), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KANE, Paul (1810 - 1871), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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Canadian, 19th century, male.

Born 3 September 1810, in Mallow (Cork), Ireland; died 2 February 1871, in Toronto.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator. Portraits, local scenes, landscapes.

Paul Kane arrived in Toronto with his parents in 1819. After his studies, he started out as a decorative painter in a furniture factory. He was a pupil of Thomas Drury in around 1830, and in 1834he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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