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NEWELL, Peter Sheaf Hersey (1862 - 1924), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NEWELL, Peter Sheaf Hersey (1862 - 1924), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 5 March 1862, in McDonough County (Illinois); died 15 January 1924, in Little Neck (Queens, New York City).

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

Peter Sheaf Hersey Newell initially worked in a photography studio, where he drew portraits, and then went to New York to study at the Art Students League. In 1894 he settled

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