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QUIDOR, John (1801 - 1881), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
QUIDOR, John (1801 - 1881), Painter, illustrator

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1801, in Tappan (New York); died 1881, in Jersey City (New Jersey).

Painter, illustrator. Figure compositions, portraits.

Quidor was a pupil of the portrait artist, J.W. Jarvis, in New York. He was an imaginative artist who exhibited at the National Academy of Design for the first time in 1828. He started his career as a portrait painter but gained his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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