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TRYON, Dwight William (1849 - 1925), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TRYON, Dwight William (1849 - 1925), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 13 August 1849, in Hartford (Connecticut); died 1 July 1925, in South Dartmouth (Massachusetts).

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes.

Dwight William Tryon trained in Paris with Charles-François Daubigny, Louis Jacquesson de la Chevreuse, Jean-Baptiste A. Guillemet and Henri Harpignies. He was a member of the National Academy of Design in Washington in 1891. He taught art at Smith College in

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