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 Fidelia Bridges  (1834 - 1923)

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Lived/Active: New York/Connecticut/Massachusetts      Known for: bird and floral studies, holiday card designer

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BIOGRAPHY for Fidelia Bridges
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Birth
1834 (Salem, Massachusetts)
 
Death
1923 (New Canaan, Connecticut)

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New York/Connecticut/Massachusetts




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bird and floral studies, holiday card designer

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Born in Salem, Massachusetts, Fidelia Bridges became a specialist in detailed watercolor studies of plants and flowers and birds in their natural surroundings. This was a time when watercolor became increasingly respected. She was a follower of the Pre-Raphaelite* movement in art, the close-focus, detailed, small scale watercolor technique espoused by John Ruskin.

Of her painting of this period, landscapist John Kensett wrote in Art Journal: 'Her works are like little lyric poems, (showing 500 of 3175 characters).



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