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PEALE, Rubens (1784 - 1864), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PEALE, Rubens (1784 - 1864), Painter

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1784; died 1864 or 1865.

Painter. Landscapes, still-lifes.

Rubens Peale was the son of Charles Willson Peale. He painted mainly still-lifes and landscapes, primitive yet detailed, as for example Two Ruffed Grouse in Underbrush, of 1864.

Reference Entry.  197 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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