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RITCHIE, Alexander Hay (1822 - 1895), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RITCHIE, Alexander Hay (1822 - 1895), Painter, engraver

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1822, in Glasgow; died 1895, in Brooklyn.

Painter, engraver (burin). History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

Alexander Hay Ritchie was a pupil of William Allan and settled in New York in 1841.

Reference Entry.  59 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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