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MATHEWS, Arthur Frank (1860 - 1945), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATHEWS, Arthur Frank (1860 - 1945), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1 October 1860, in Markesan (Wisconsin); died 19 February 1945, in San Francisco.

Painter. Figures, portraits, landscapes.

Arthur Mathews was initially trained by his father, an architect, and then worked as a freelance illustrator before deciding to study painting in Paris at the Académie Julian in 1885. He returned to California in 1889 and began teaching at the California

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