(1785 - 1855)
Amasa Hewins was active/lived in Massachusetts. Amasa Hewins is known for naive portrait, interiors, genre.
Biography Amasa Hewins
Amasa Hewins was a portrait, genre, and landscape painter. He lived in Boston and first exhibited at the Athenaeum in 1830 and occasionally thereafter until 1846. During the early 1830's he went abroad to study in Italy, France, and Spain. In Boston he exhibited a panorama of the sea and shores of the Mediterranean in 1848.
Groce & Wallace, "The New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America"
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who In American Art"