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Abrahams, Ivor (1935–2015), painter, printmaker, and art teacher

James Huntington-Whiteley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Art Education. 1281 words.

Abrahams, Ivor (1935–2015), painter, printmaker, and art teacher, was born on 10 January 1935 at 10 Swinley Road, Wigan, Lancashire, the only son and elder child of Hyman (Harry) Abrahams,...

Austin, William (1721/1733–1820), drawing-master and engraver

Timothy Clayton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Prints and Printmaking. 626 words.

Austin, William (1721/1733–1820), drawing-master and engraver, was apprenticed to George Bickham junior in 1747. This suggests that he was born about 1733, although he was said to have died...

Bergler, Josef, the younger

Roman Prahl.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Art Education; Book Arts and Illustration; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 319 words.

(b Salzburg, May 1, 1753; d Prague, June 25, 1829).

Austrian painter, printmaker, draughtsman, illustrator and teacher, active in Bohemia. He was taught by his father, the...

Blackburn, Robert

Deborah Cullen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 425 words.

[Bob] (Hamilton)

(b Summit, NJ, Dec 10, 1920; d New York, NY, April 21, 2003).

African American printmaker and educator. Robert Blackburn’s family moved to Harlem when...

Burnet, John (1784–1868), painter, engraver, and writer on art

W. C. Monkhouse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1320 words.

Burnet, John (1784–1868), painter, engraver, and writer on art, was born in Musselburgh, Edinburghshire, on 20 March 1784, the elder son of George Burnet, surveyor-general of excise for...

Chase, William Merritt

Carolyn Kinder Carr.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Art Education; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1543 words.

(b Williamsburg, IN, Nov 1, 1849; d New York, Oct 25, 1916).

American painter and printmaker. Chase received his early training in Indianapolis from the portrait painter...

Clark, H. Vincent

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art Education; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art. 13 words.

British, 20th century, male.

Born December 1886, in London.

Painter, lithographer, art teacher.

Colescott, Robert

Sharon Matt Atkins.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 967 words.

(b Oakland, CA, Aug 26, 1925; d Tucson, AZ, June 4, 2009).

American painter, printmaker and teacher. Colescott produced highly expressive and gestural paintings that addressed a...

Cosmopolitan Art Association

Lauren B. Hewes.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Art Education; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 444 words.

Organization for the cultivation of art and literature that was active in Sandusky, OH, and New York from 1854 to 1861. The Cosmopolitan Art Association was founded in 1854 to encourage...

Dow, Arthur Wesley

Nancy E. Green.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Art Education; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 889 words.

(b Ipswich, MA, April 6, 1857; d New York, NY, Dec 13, 1922).

American painter, printmaker, photographer, writer and teacher. Dow took art classes in the Boston studio of James...