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REID, George Agnew (1860 - 1947), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REID, George Agnew (1860 - 1947), Painter

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Canadian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1860, in Wingham; died 1947, in Toronto.


George Agnew Reid studied at the Central Ontario School of Art and Design in Toronto, then at the Pennsylvania Academy, Philadelphia, under Thomas Eakins. He travelled at various times to Europe, including Paris. He worked in oil, watercolour and pastel, and is best known as a genre painter. In 1899 he became

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