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MATTESON, Tompkins H. (1813 - 1884), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATTESON, Tompkins H. (1813 - 1884), Painter

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1813, in Peterborough (New York); died 1884.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes.

Matteson was a pupil at the National Academy of Design in New York, and worked in New York from 1840 to 1851. He was an associate of the National Academy, but rarely exhibited.

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