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PENFIELD, Edward (1866 - 1925), Painter, draughtsman, decorative designer, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PENFIELD, Edward (1866 - 1925), Painter, draughtsman, decorative designer, illustrator

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 June 1866, in Brooklyn (New York City); died 8 February 1925, in Beacon (New York).

Painter, draughtsman, decorative designer, illustrator.

Edward Penfield was the pupil of G. du Forest Brush and studied at the Art Students League of New York. From 1890 to 1901 he was artistic director of Harper's Magazine. He created many posters,

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