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PARRISH, Maxfield (1870 - 1966), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PARRISH, Maxfield (1870 - 1966), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 July 1870, in Philadelphia; died 30 March 1966, in Windsor (Vermont).

Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Figures, scenes with figures, landscapes, animals.

Maxfield Parrish, the son of Stephen Parrish, studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, and was a pupil of Howard Pyle at the Drexel Institute. In 1895 he went

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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